Reed (#3236)

ID-number#3236
MaterialReed
Alternative namePilliroog
Latin namePhragmatis Australis
DescriptionWinter harvest
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Herbaceous biomass ▸ Agriculture and Horticulture herb ▸ Grasses ▸ Whole plant
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ reed ▸ reed
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
Sample locationVäike Väin; Linnuse, Pöide
CountryEstonia
Production date2007-05-02
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)
Volatile matter wt% 83.60 86.63 TUT
Ash content at 550°C wt% 3.50 TUT CEN/TS 14775
Fixed carbon wt% 12.90 13.37 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 46.43 48.11 TUT CEN/TS 15104
Hydrogen wt% 7.29 7.55 TUT CEN/TS 15104
Nitrogen wt% 0.26 0.27 TUT CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.02 0.02 TUT CEN/TS15289
Total (with halides) wt% 57.50 55.96 Calculated

Calorific Values

Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.28 18.94 TUT

Chemical Analyses

Major elements

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 202.0
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 551.8
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 394.7
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 1 265.0
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 14 047.8
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 455.9
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 80.8

Physical Properties

Ash melting behaviour

European standard method

SH (shrinkage temperature) °C >1350