LDPE (low density PE) (#775)

ID-number#775
MaterialLDPE (low density PE)
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ non-organic residue ▸ plastics
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [800] samengestelde stromen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Remarkssheet 0.7 mm thick density 924 kg/m3 66 g/m2
LiteratureR. Zevenhoven, M. Karlsson, M. Hupa and M. Frankenhaeuser: Combustion and gasification properties of plastics particles. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association (June 1996) pp. 1-11 (1996).

Values

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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 0.10
Ash content wt% 0.05 0.05
Volatile matter wt% 99.80 99.90 99.95
Fixed carbon wt% 0.05 0.05 0.05 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 85.61 85.70 85.74 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 14.29 14.30 14.31 Measured
Oxygen wt% 0.16 0.16 0.16 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 100.21 100.21 100.21 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 42.83 42.88 42.90
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 45.95 46.00 46.02
HHVMilne MJ/kg 48.06 48.11 48.13 Calculated