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Table 1 Proximate and ultimate analysis of raw feedstocks

From: Effect of feedstock and microwave pyrolysis temperature on physio-chemical and nano-scale mechanical properties of biochar

Feedstock type Proximate analysis, wt% Ultimate analysis, wt%
Moisture content (MC) Volatile matter (VM) Fixed carbon (FC) Ash C H2 N2 O2
Softwood 11.5 67.3 19.5 1.7 44.43 6.16 0.18 49.23
Hemp 10.7 69.6 18.8 0.9 45.71 5.89 48.40