Brewery spent grains (#3579)

ID-number#3579
MaterialBrewery spent grains
DescriptionSample acquired in the frame of the EU H2020 project Biofficiency Pretreatment: yes, HTC, 280°C, 4h
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ torrefied material ▸ organic residue
ProducerEU H2020 project Biofficiency
Production date2016-12-01
SubmitterLydia Fryda
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2019-09-05

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 1.99
Volatile matter wt% 56.64 57.79 60.06
Ash content at 550°C wt% 3.70 3.78
Fixed carbon wt% 37.67 38.43 39.94 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 65.14 66.46 69.07
Hydrogen wt% 6.89 7.03 7.31
Nitrogen wt% 4.00 4.08 4.24
Sulphur wt% 0.41 0.42 0.44
Oxygen wt% 17.87 18.23 18.95
Total (with halides) wt% 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 30.27 30.93 32.15
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 31.82 32.47 33.75
HHVMilne MJ/kg 28.67 29.25 30.40 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 0.0 0.0 0.0