Saccharina latissima (#3605)

ID-number#3605
MaterialSaccharina latissima
DescriptionAir 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% 43.02

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 25.30 44.40
Hydrogen wt% 3.72 6.53
Nitrogen wt% 2.66 4.66
Sulphur wt% 1.26 2.20
Total (with halides) wt% 75.95 57.79 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Carbohydrate analysis

Mannitol wt% (dry) 6.50
Glucose wt% (dry) 4.83
Fucose wt% (dry) 1.50
Rhamnose wt% (dry) 0.30

Uronic acids

Guluronic acid wt% (dry) 3.58
Glucuronic acid wt% (dry) 1.04
Mannuronic acid wt% (dry) 6.16

Protein characterisation

Protein content wt% (dry) 13.29 N*5
Nitrogen-to-protein conversion factor wt% 5.00