Miscanthus, fresh (#3547)

ID-number#3547
MaterialMiscanthus, fresh
DescriptionSample obtained in the frame of the EU H2020 Biofficiency project
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ miscanthus ▸ miscanthus, fresh
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% 1.50 NEN-EN-ISO 18134-3:2015
Volatile matter wt% 80.47 81.70 83.45 NEN-EN-ISO 18123:2015
Ash content at 550°C wt% 2.07 2.10 NEN-EN-ISO 18122:2015
Ash content at 815°C wt% 1.97 2.00 NEN-EN-ISO 18122:2015
Fixed carbon wt% 15.96 16.20 16.55 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 46.98 47.70 48.72 NEN-EN-ISO 16948: 2015
Hydrogen wt% 5.81 5.90 6.03 NEN-EN-ISO 16948: 2015
Nitrogen wt% 0.30 0.30 0.31 NEN-EN-ISO 16948: 2015
Sulphur wt% 0.05 0.05 0.05 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Oxygen wt% 42.65 43.30 44.23 Calculated
Total (with halides) wt% 99.49 99.48 99.47 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 18.97 19.30 19.71 NEN-EN-ISO 18125:2017
HHVMilne MJ/kg 18.52 18.81 19.21 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 1 280.5 1 300.0 1 327.9 NEN-EN-ISO 10304-1:2009

Major elements

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 79.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 2 300.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 260.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 1 000.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 6 500.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 360.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 61.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 220.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Titanium (Ti) mg/kg (dry) 220.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES

Minor elements

Chromium (Cr) mg/kg (dry) 1.4 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 22.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Nickel (Ni) mg/kg (dry) 0.7 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 9.1 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Barium (Ba) mg/kg (dry) 8.2 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Mercury (Hg) mg/kg (dry) 0.0 NEN 6966 ICP/OES

Other elements

Strontium (Sr) mg/kg (dry) 5.3 NEN 6966 ICP/OES
Boron (B) mg/kg (dry) 1.9 NEN 6966 ICP/OES