MSW compost (#3345)

ID-number#3345
MaterialMSW compost
Alternative nameMSW compost pellets
Descriptionpellets from composted municipal waste
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Blends and mixtures ▸ Blends
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ organic domestic waste ▸ humus from digested MSW
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [600] organisch afval uit huishoudens & bedrijven ▸ [610] GFT
CountrySpain
SubmitterAICIA
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2008-09-11
LiteratureA. Gomez-Barea, S. Nilsson, F. Vidal Barrero, M. Campoy: Devolatilization of wood and wastes in fluidized bed. Fuel Processing Technology 91 (2010) 1624-1633.

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 25.62 0.00 CEN/TS 14774-1,2,3 UNE 32-001
Ash content wt% 29.54 39.71
Volatile matter wt% 39.86 53.59 88.89 0.00
Ash content at 815°C wt% 29.54 39.71 0.00 UNE 32-019
Fixed carbon wt% 4.98 6.70 11.11 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 25.13 33.78 56.03 0.00 CEN/TS 15104 ASTM D5373
Hydrogen wt% 2.76 3.71 6.15 0.00 CEN/TS 15104 ASTM D5373
Nitrogen wt% 1.36 1.83 3.04 0.00 CEN/TS 15104 ASTM D5373
Sulphur wt% 0.51 0.68 1.13 0.00 CEN/TS15289 ASTM D4293
Oxygen wt% 15.09 20.29 33.65 0.00
Total (with halides) wt% 103.48 104.68 107.76 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 9.19 13.20 21.89 0.00 CEN/TS 14918 UNE 32-006
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 10.41 14.00 23.22 0.00 UNE 32-006
HHVMilne MJ/kg 10.00 13.45 22.31 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 34 812.8 46 804.0 77 631.4 0.0 CEN/TS 15289