Empty fruit bunch (#3583)

ID-number#3583
MaterialEmpty fruit bunch
DescriptionSample acquired in the frame of the EU H2020 project Biofficiency Pretreatment: no
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ food industry waste
ProducerEU H2020 project Biofficiency
Production date2018-06-12
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% 10.50
Volatile matter wt% 63.10 70.50 77.48
Ash content at 550°C wt% 8.06 9.01
Fixed carbon wt% 18.34 20.49 22.52 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 41.53 46.40 50.99
Hydrogen wt% 4.83 5.40 5.93
Nitrogen wt% 1.20 1.34 1.47
Sulphur wt% 0.14 0.16 0.18
Oxygen wt% 33.27 37.17 40.85
Total (with halides) wt% 99.53 99.48 99.43 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 15.35 17.44 19.17
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 16.67 18.63 20.47
HHVMilne MJ/kg 16.31 18.23 20.03 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 0.5 0.5 0.6

Major elements

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 540.0 ICP/OES
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 27 800.0 ICP/OES
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 360.0 ICP/OES
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 3 700.0 ICP/OES
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 10 000.0 ICP/OES
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 2 200.0 ICP/OES
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 790.0 ICP/OES
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 1 400.0 ICP/OES
Titanium (Ti) mg/kg (dry) 33.0 ICP/OES

Minor elements

Cadmium (Cd) mg/kg (dry) 1.0 ICP/OES
Chromium (Cr) mg/kg (dry) 56.0 ICP/OES
Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 267.0 ICP/OES
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 70.0 ICP/OES
Nickel (Ni) mg/kg (dry) 28.0 ICP/OES
Vanadium (V) mg/kg (dry) 7.0 ICP/OES
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 400.0 ICP/OES