Wood Pellets (#3320)

ID-number#3320
MaterialWood Pellets
Alternative namePellets dark
DescriptionSoft wood
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Woody biomass ▸ Wood processing industry ▸ Chemically untreated wood residues ▸ Without bark
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [119] overig vers hout
Sample date2005-07-01
CountryFrance
Production date2005-07-01
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% 5.97 0.00 ofi 2005-07-01 CEN/TS 14774-1,2,3
Ash content at 815°C wt% 0.33 0.35 0.14 ofi 2005-07-01

Ultimate Analysis

Nitrogen wt% 0.06 0.07 0.07 0.00 0.01 2005-07-01 CEN/TS 15104
Sulphur wt% 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.00 0.00 ofi 2005-07-01 CEN/TS15289
Total (with halides) wt% 6.38 0.44 0.09 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 17.34 18.60 18.67 0.01 ofi 2005-07-01 CEN/TS 14918
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.83 20.03 20.10 0.01 ofi 2005-07-01

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 56.4 60.0 60.2 0.0 10.0 2005-07-01 CEN/TS 15289

Minor elements

Arsenic (As) mg/kg (dry) <0,1 0.0 2005-07-01
Cadmium (Cd) mg/kg (dry) 0.1 0.0 2005-07-01
Chromium (Cr) mg/kg (dry) 3.0 0.0 2005-07-01
Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 1.2 0.0 2005-07-01
Lead (Pb) mg/kg (dry) 0.5 0.0 2005-07-01
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 7.0 0.0 2005-07-01
Mercury (Hg) mg/kg (dry) <0,01 0.0 2005-07-01

Physical Properties

Commonly used properties

Mechanic durability wt% 98.94 CEN/TS 15210-1,2
Dimension, D mm 6 CEN/TS 14961
Dimension, L mm 13 CEN/TS 14961
Particle density kg/m³ 1 270 CEN/TS 15150
Additives, amount wt% of pressing mass 1.00