PVC (#781)

ID-number#781
MaterialPVC
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ non-organic residue ▸ plastics ▸ PVC
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [800] samengestelde stromen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Remarkssheet 0.3 mm thick density 1370 kg/m3 417 g/m2 , O= excluding oxygen from TiO2, Sn = 0.2% (stabiliser in PVC)
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% 0.18
Ash content wt% 0.05 0.05
Volatile matter wt% 92.13 92.30 92.35
Fixed carbon wt% 7.64 7.65 7.65 Calculated

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 40.03 40.10 40.12 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 5.09 5.10 5.10 Measured
Oxygen wt% 0.65 0.65 0.65 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 99.70 99.70 99.70 Calculated

Calorific Values

Net calorific value (LHV) MJ/kg 19.95 19.99 20.00
Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 21.06 21.10 21.11
HHVMilne MJ/kg 20.30 20.34 20.35 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Halides

Chlorine (Cl) mg/kg 537 031.6 538 000.0 538 269.1 Measured

Other elements

Tin (Sn) mg/kg (dry) 2 000.0 Measured