Palmaria palmata (#3607)

ID-number#3607
MaterialPalmaria palmata
DescriptionAir 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% 21.99

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 35.27 45.22
Hydrogen wt% 5.58 7.15
Nitrogen wt% 2.47 3.16
Sulphur wt% 0.71 0.91
Total (with halides) wt% 66.01 56.43 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Carbohydrate analysis

Glycerol wt% (dry) 7.36
Galactose wt% (dry) 15.07
Glucose wt% (dry) 4.12
Xylose wt% (dry) 31.11
Fucose wt% (dry) 0.38

Protein characterisation

Protein content wt% (dry) 12.33 N*5
Nitrogen-to-protein conversion factor wt% 5.00