wood, poplar, aspen (#954)

Materialwood, poplar, aspen
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ poplar ▸ wood, poplar, aspen
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [120] loofhout ▸ [122] zacht loofhout
Ash type600 degC
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
LiteratureK. W. Ragland, D. J. Aerts and A. J. Baker: Properties of wood for combustion analysis. Bioresource Technology 37 pp. 161-168 (1991).


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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 1.45

Ultimate Analysis

Sulphur wt% 0.01 0.01 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 1.46 0.01 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Major elements

Aluminium (Al) mg/kg (dry) 10.0 Measured
Potassium (K) mg/kg (dry) 1 400.0 Measured
Sodium (Na) mg/kg (dry) 17.0 Measured
Calcium (Ca) mg/kg (dry) 4 200.0 Measured
Magnesium (Mg) mg/kg (dry) 490.0 Measured
Iron (Fe) mg/kg (dry) 30.0 Measured
Phosphorus (P) mg/kg (dry) 320.0 Measured

Minor elements

Cadmium (Cd) mg/kg (dry) 0.3 Measured
Copper (Cu) mg/kg (dry) 13.0 Measured
Manganese (Mn) mg/kg (dry) 17.0 Measured
Lead (Pb) mg/kg (dry) 1.4 Measured
Zinc (Zn) mg/kg (dry) 36.0 Measured

Other elements

Boron (B) mg/kg (dry) 6.0 Measured