Poultry litter (#3621)

ID-number#3621
MaterialPoultry litter
Alternative nameChicken manure
DescriptionCollected from a Finnish poultry farm, prepared according to BS EN 14780:2011 The fast pyrolysis experiments of poultry litter were carried out in a laboratory-scale bubbling fluidised bed reactor at VTT at atmospheric pressure. Empirical formula CH1.54O0.57N0.08 (db)
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ manure ▸ poultry ▸ poultry litter
Submitter organisationTNO (Netherlands)
Submission date2021-10-19
LiteratureAuthor/institution: VTT (Finland) Year: 2018 Journal/project: BRISK II Biofuels Research Infrastructure for Sharing Knowledge 2 DOI/link: https://doi.org/10.3390/su11092533

Values

Property Unit Value Std dev Det lim Lab Date Method Remarks
ar dry daf

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% 9.71 BS EN 14775-3:2009 8,50 % as received (ar)
Ash content at 550°C wt% 12.91 14.30 BS EN 14775:2009
Volatile matter wt% 62.84 69.60 81.21 EN 15148:2009 900°C
Fixed carbon wt% 14.54 16.10 18.79 Calculated

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Carbon wt% 38.70 42.86 50.01 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 4.99 5.53 6.45 Measured
Oxygen wt% 29.55 32.73 38.19 Calculated
Nitrogen wt% 3.56 3.94 4.60 Measured
Sulphur wt% 0.58 0.64 0.75 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.26 100.29 100.34 Calculated

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 2 618.4 2 900.0 3 383.9 CEN/TS 15408:2006

Heating value

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 14.93 16.80 19.60
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 16.25 18.00 21.00
HHVMilne MJ/kg 15.69 17.38 20.28 Calculated

Trace elements composition

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 172.0 Calculated from ICP ash analysis
Arsenic (As) mg/kg (dry) 0.1 Calculated from ash analysis
Barium (Ba) mg/kg (dry) 4.1 Calculated from ash analysis
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 2 217.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Cadmium (Cd) mg/kg (dry) 0.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Cobalt (Co) mg/kg (dry) 0.3 Calculated from ash analysis
Chromium (Cr) mg/kg (dry) 2.3 Calculated from ash analysis
Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 12.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 229.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Mercury (Hg) mg/kg (dry) 0.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 3 961.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 1 173.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 86.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Molybdenium (Mo) mg/kg (dry) 0.7 Calculated from ash analysis
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 601.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Nickel (Ni) mg/kg (dry) 2.3 Calculated from ash analysis
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 1 459.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Lead (Pb) mg/kg (dry) 0.2 Calculated from ash analysis
Antimony (Sb) mg/kg (dry) 0.1 Calculated from ash analysis
Silicon (Si) mg/kg (dry) 1 044.0 Calculated from ash analysis
Titanium (Ti) mg/kg (dry) 13.6 Calculated from ash analysis
Thallium (Tl) mg/kg (dry) 0.1 Calculated from ash analysis
Vanadium (V) mg/kg (dry) 0.6 Calculated from ash analysis
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 64.0 Calculated from ash analysis