Miscanthus, prewashed (#3546)

ID-number#3546
MaterialMiscanthus, prewashed
DescriptionSample prepared and analyzed in the frame of the EU H2020 Biofficiency project
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ miscanthus
ProducerEU H2020 project Biofficiency
SubmitterLydia Fryda
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2019-07-25

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 2.00 NEN-EN-ISO 18134-3:2015
Volatile matter wt% 80.85 82.50 84.53 NEN-EN-ISO 18134-3:2015
Ash content at 550°C wt% 2.35 2.40 NEN-EN-ISO 18122:2015
Ash content at 815°C wt% 2.45 2.50 NEN-EN-ISO 18122:2015
Fixed carbon wt% 14.80 15.10 15.47 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 46.35 47.30 48.46 NEN-EN-ISO 16948: 2015
Hydrogen wt% 5.78 5.90 6.05 NEN-EN-ISO 16948: 2015
Nitrogen wt% 0.25 0.25 0.26 NEN-EN-ISO 16948: 2015
Sulphur wt% 0.00 0.00 0.00 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Oxygen wt% 42.53 43.40 44.47 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 99.32 99.31 99.29 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 18.77 19.20 19.67 NEN-EN-ISO 18125:2017
HHVMilne MJ/kg 18.28 18.66 19.11 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 539.0 550.0 563.5 NEN-EN-ISO 10304-1:2009

Major elements

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 71.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 1 200.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 390.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 1 100.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 9 400.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 320.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 230.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 150.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES

Minor elements

Chromium (Cr) mg/kg (dry) 1.4 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 2.4 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 11.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Nickel (Ni) mg/kg (dry) 0.7 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 24.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES

Other elements

Tin (Sn) mg/kg (dry) 40.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Strontium (Sr) mg/kg (dry) 0.6 NEN 6966 ICP/OES