flax (#798)

Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ flax ▸ flax
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [249] overige gewassen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
LiteratureS. Gaur and T.B. Reed; An Atlas of Thermal Data For Biomass and Other Fuels. NREL/TP-433-7965, June 1995


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 wt% 6.00

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 6.00 0.00 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 71.20 Unknown
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 18.60 Unknown
Lignin wt% (dry) 2.20 Unknown


Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 98.00 Calculated