Palm Leaves (#3350)

ID-number#3350
MaterialPalm Leaves
Classification CEN/TS 14961 classification ▸ Solid biofuels ▸ Herbaceous biomass
ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ leaves
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout
CountrySpain
SubmitterAICIA
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2008-09-11

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 33.03 0.00 2004-02-23 CEN/TS 14774-1,2,3 UNE 32-001
Volatile matter wt% 52.94 79.05 86.69 0.00 2004-02-23
Ash content at 815°C wt% 5.90 8.81 0.00 2004-02-23 UNE 32-019
Fixed carbon wt% 8.13 12.14 13.31 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 32.13 47.98 52.62 0.00 2004-02-23 CEN/TS 15104 ASTM D5373
Hydrogen wt% 3.52 5.26 5.77 0.00 2004-02-23 CEN/TS 15104 ASTM D5373
Nitrogen wt% 0.78 1.17 1.28 0.00 2004-02-23 CEN/TS 15104 ASTM D5373
Sulphur wt% 0.11 0.17 0.19 0.00 2004-02-23 CEN/TS15289 ASTM D4293
Oxygen wt% 24.52 36.61 40.15 0.00
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 12.36 19.66 21.55 0.00 2004-02-23 CEN/TS 14918 UNE 32-006
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 12.11 18.08 19.83 0.00
HHVMilne MJ/kg 12.50 18.67 20.47 Calculated