wood, ailanthus (#986)

ID-number#986
Materialwood, ailanthus
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ untreated wood ▸ other hard wood
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [100] hout ▸ [110] vers hout ▸ [120] loofhout ▸ [125] hard loofhout
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
RemarksBiochemical composition on extractive free basis! Concentration of extractives: 2.6% (obtained with extraction with acetone/water)
LiteratureA. Demirbas: Calculation of higher heating values of biomass fuels. Fuel 76 (5) pp. 431-434 (1997).

Values

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% 0.50

Ultimate Analysis

Carbon wt% 49.50 49.75 Measured
Hydrogen wt% 6.20 6.23 Measured
Nitrogen wt% 0.30 0.30 Measured
Oxygen wt% 41.00 41.21 Measured
Total (with halides) wt% 97.50 97.49 Calculated

Calorific Values

Gross calorific value (HHV) MJ/kg 19.00 19.10
HHVMilne MJ/kg 20.11 20.21 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 46.70 Measured
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 26.60 Measured
Lignin wt% (dry) 26.20 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 100.00 Calculated