Saccharina latissima (#3610)

ID-number#3610
MaterialSaccharina latissima
DescriptionFreeze dry - Harvested February 2017 - Netherlands
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: Scheveningen, Netherlands Harvesting date: 5
LiteratureAuthor/institution: TNO

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% 29.50

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 29.44 41.76
Hydrogen wt% 4.86 6.89
Nitrogen wt% 3.87 5.49
Sulphur wt% 0.99 1.40
Total (with halides) wt% 68.66 55.54 Calculated

Trace elements composition

Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 9 390.5
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 81 229.7
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 44 181.7

Biochemical analysis

Carbohydrate analysis

Mannitol wt% (dry) 9.28
Glucose wt% (dry) 8.14
Fucose wt% (dry) 0.55

Uronic acids

Guluronic acid wt% (dry) 4.68
Glucuronic acid wt% (dry) 0.78
Mannuronic acid wt% (dry) 10.04

Protein characterisation

Protein content wt% (dry) 19.35 N*5
Nitrogen-to-protein conversion factor wt% 5.00