Journal of Catalysts / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Review Article

Biocrude Production through Pyrolysis of Used Tyres

Table 1

Proximate analysis of used tyre rubber.

AuthorMoisture (wt.%)Ash (wt.%)Volatile (wt.%)Fixed carbon (wt.%)HHV (MJ/kg)

This study0.516.056.427.131.2
Donatelli et al. [31]0.84.461.333.537.1
Kar [32]1.7219.1359.6919.4527.37
Chang [33]1.3110.2162.3226.2633.24
Trongkaew et al. [14]1.228.7362.427.635.7
González et al. [19]0.78.061.929.536.2
Su and Zhao [34]0.87.4164.6427.1539.56
Juma et al. [9]1.7214.0161.6122.66
de Marco et al. [35]58.827.71.72
Williams and Bottrill [36]0.82.466.530.3