Miscanthus (#3599)

ID-number#3599
MaterialMiscanthus
DescriptionSample acquired in the frame of the EU H2020 project Biofficiency Pretreatment: no
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ miscanthus
ProducerEU H2020 project Biofficiency
Production date2017-11-29
SubmitterLydia Fryda
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2019-09-09

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 5.24
Volatile matter wt% 76.87 81.12 82.57
Ash content at 550°C wt% 1.67 1.76
Fixed carbon wt% 16.22 17.12 17.43 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 49.05 51.76 52.69
Hydrogen wt% 5.15 5.43 5.53
Nitrogen wt% 0.25 0.26 0.26
Sulphur wt% 0.09 0.10 0.10
Oxygen wt% 38.55 40.68 41.41
Total (with halides) wt% 99.99 99.99 99.99 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 17.33 18.42 18.75
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 18.58 19.61 19.96
HHVMilne MJ/kg 18.85 19.90 20.25 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 0.1 0.2 0.2