Reed Canary Grass (#3093)

ID-number#3093
MaterialReed Canary Grass
Latin namePhalaris arundinacea L.
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Herbaceous biomass ▸ Agriculture and Horticulture herb
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ reed ▸ reed canary grass
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
CountryFinland
Production date2008-10-21
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)

Values

Property Unit Value Std dev Det lim Lab Date Method Remarks
ar dry daf

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content at 550°C wt% 3.50 CEN/TS 14775

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 47.50 49.22 CEN/TS 15104
Hydrogen wt% 5.90 6.11 CEN/TS 15104
Nitrogen wt% 0.35 0.36 CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.04 0.04 CEN/TS15289
Total (with halides) wt% 57.29 55.74 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 17.53 18.17 CEN/TS 14918
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.82 19.50

Chemical Analyses

Special components

Chlorine (Cl) wt% (daf) 0.15 CEN/TS 15289

Physical Properties

Ash melting behaviour

European standard method

DEF (deformation temperature) °C 990
HE (hemispherical temperature) °C 1 140
FL (flow temperature) °C > 1450