Spruce Pellets (#3303)

ID-number#3303
MaterialSpruce Pellets
Alternative namePellets
DescriptionÖNORM M 7135 quality
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Woody biomass ▸ Wood processing industry ▸ Chemically untreated wood residues ▸ Without bark
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ fir/pine/spruce ▸ wood, spruce
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [130] naaldhout ▸ [131] naaldhout
Sample date2008-06-01
Sample methodÖNORM M 7135
CountryAustria
Production date2008-06-01
SubmitterOFI
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2009-11-16

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 8.65 0.00 ofi 2008-06-01 CEN/TS 14774-1,2,3
Ash content at 815°C wt% 0.41 0.45 0.10 ofi 2008-06-01

Ultimate Analysis

Nitrogen wt% 0.07 0.08 0.08 0.00 0.01 2008-06-01 CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 ofi 2008-06-01 CEN/TS15289
Total (with halides) wt% 9.14 0.54 0.09 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 17.05 18.90 18.99 0.00 ofi 2008-06-01 CEN/TS 14918
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.62 20.38 20.47 0.00 ofi 2008-06-01

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 31.1 34.0 34.2 0.0 10.0 2008-06-01 CEN/TS 15289

Minor elements

Arsenic (As) mg/kg (dry) <0,05 0.0 2008-06-01
Cadmium (Cd) mg/kg (dry) 0.2 0.0 2008-06-01
Chromium (Cr) mg/kg (dry) 1.5 0.0 2008-06-01
Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 0.8 0.0 2008-06-01
Lead (Pb) mg/kg (dry) 0.5 0.0 2008-06-01
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 9.5 0.0 2008-06-01
Mercury (Hg) mg/kg (dry) <0,01 0.0 2008-06-01

Physical Properties

Commonly used properties

Mechanic durability wt% 98.95 CEN/TS 15210-1,2
Dimension, D mm 6 CEN/TS 14961
Dimension, L mm 20 CEN/TS 14961
Particle density kg/m³ 1 164 CEN/TS 15150
Additives, amount wt% of pressing mass <2