Saccharina latissima (#3604)

ID-number#3604
MaterialSaccharina latissima
DescriptionFreeze dried - Cultivated Aug 2016 - Scotland
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ Marine biomass (algae) ▸ Macroalgae
Submitter organisationTNO (Netherlands)
Submission date2020-10-01
RemarksPhylum: Ochrophyta Genus: Saccharina Species: Saccharina latissima Generic algae family: Brown Cultivation region: Port A'bhuiltin, Scotland Harvesting date: 1
LiteratureAuthor/institution: TNO Journal/project: H2020 MacroFuels project

Values

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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content at 550°C wt% 47.07

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 23.97 45.29
Hydrogen wt% 3.47 6.55
Nitrogen wt% 2.63 4.97
Sulphur wt% 1.23 2.32
Total (with halides) wt% 78.36 59.12 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Carbohydrate analysis

Mannitol wt% (dry) 1.42
Glucose wt% (dry) 4.50
Fucose wt% (dry) 1.37
Rhamnose wt% (dry) 0.53

Uronic acids

Guluronic acid wt% (dry) 3.08
Glucuronic acid wt% (dry) 1.02
Mannuronic acid wt% (dry) 5.08

Protein characterisation

Protein content wt% (dry) 13.14 N*5
Nitrogen-to-protein conversion factor wt% 5.00