Cynara Cardunculusis (#3128)

ID-number#3128
MaterialCynara Cardunculusis
Alternative nameCynara Cardunculusis
Latin nameCynara Cardunculusis
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Herbaceous biomass ▸ Agriculture and Horticulture herb
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ other plants ▸ thistle
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [249] overige gewassen
Sample lot size60kg
CountrySpain
ProducerOFI, Austria
Submitterofi
Submitter organisationOFI (Austria)
Submission date2008-02-29

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% 9.93 CEN/TS 14775 CEN/TS 14775

Ultimate Analysis

Sulphur wt% 0.20 0.22 CEN/TS15289 CEN/TS15289
Total (with halides) wt% 11.72 1.98 Calculated

Calorific Values

Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 16.99 18.87 CEN/TS 14918

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 15 868.0 17 617.9 CEN/TS 15289 CEN/TS 15289

Major elements

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 452.4 CEN/TS 15290
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) -
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) -
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 14 501.3 CEN/TS 15290
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 1 633.8 CEN/TS 15290
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 2 488.3 CEN/TS 15290
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 241.2 CEN/TS 15290
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 819.0 CEN/TS 15290
Titanium (Ti) mg/kg (dry) 22.1 CEN/TS 15290