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Table 6 Proximate and dry-ash-free-based analysis values of CPHs reported in the literature. C, H, N, S, and O denote the carbon-hydrogen, sulfur, and oxygen contents, respectively

From: Quantification and characterization of cocoa pod husks for electricity generation in Uganda

Proximate analysis Dry-ash-free-basis (W%)  
Volatile matter Fixed carbon Ash Moisture content (%) C H N S O HHV (MJkg1) References
70.4 16.7 10.9 14   17.5 Current study
19 [20]
76.4 11.6 12 43.9 5.8 2.2 0.5 47.6 17.39 [21]
59.5 24.4 16.1 13% 17 [14]
66.6 22.9 10.6 53 5.9 3.4 0.2 37.5 15.89 [15]
8 48% 51.1 6 3.3 0.2 39.4 16.68 [22]
15.1 56.9 0.4 16.1 [23]