Ulva lactuca (#3609)

ID-number#3609
MaterialUlva lactuca
DescriptionAir dry - Wild harvested Aug 2016 - Scotland
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ Marine biomass (algae) ▸ Macroalgae
Submitter organisationTNO (Netherlands)
Submission date2020-10-01
RemarksPhylum: Chlorophyta Genus: Ulva Species: Ulva lactuca Generic algae family: Green Cultivation region: Port A'bhuiltin, 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% 34.90

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 26.23 40.29
Hydrogen wt% 4.91 7.54
Nitrogen wt% 2.12 3.26
Sulphur wt% 5.48 8.41
Total (with halides) wt% 73.64 59.51 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Carbohydrate analysis

Galactose wt% (dry) 0.41
Glucose wt% (dry) 11.55
Xylose wt% (dry) 2.97
Rhamnose wt% (dry) 6.21

Uronic acids

Glucuronic acid wt% (dry) 2.58

Protein characterisation

Protein content wt% (dry) 10.60 N*5
Nitrogen-to-protein conversion factor wt% 5.00