Palmaria palmata (#3606)

ID-number#3606
MaterialPalmaria palmata
DescriptionFreeze dry - Wild harvested Aug 2016 - Scotland
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ Marine biomass (algae) ▸ Macroalgae
Submitter organisationTNO (Netherlands)
Submission date2020-10-01
RemarksPhylum: Rhodophyta Genus: Palmaria Species: Palmaria palmata Generic algae family: Red Cultivation region: North Luing, Scotland Wild/culture: Wild 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% 22.58

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 35.54 45.90
Hydrogen wt% 5.55 7.17
Nitrogen wt% 2.56 3.31
Sulphur wt% 0.78 1.01
Total (with halides) wt% 67.01 57.39 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Carbohydrate analysis

Glycerol wt% (dry) 6.32
Galactose wt% (dry) 11.47
Glucose wt% (dry) 5.54
Xylose wt% (dry) 32.74
Fucose wt% (dry) 0.34

Protein characterisation

Protein content wt% (dry) 12.81 N*5
Nitrogen-to-protein conversion factor wt% 5.00