PKS (Palm Kernel Shell)

TRADERSbiomass makes PKS tradable on our trading platform.

Technical Specification of PKS products (Standard PKS)

*Exact technical specification of Non-standard PKS products can be inserted on the Electronic Trading System and published by suppliers.

Attribute PKS 1 PKS 2 PKS 3 PKS 4
Moisture Content
(Min-Max) (As Received)
10% – 30% 15% – 25% 10% – 30% 15% – 25%
Ash Content (Dry Basis) up to 3% up to 3% up to 6% up to 6%
Total Impurity (As Received) up to 0.3% up to 0.3% up to 1% up to 3%
Total Sulphur (Dry Basis) up to 1% up to 1% up to 3% up to 3%
Net Calorific Value
(As Received)
> 3600 kcal/kg > 3600 kcal/kg > 3600 kcal/kg > 3600 kcal/kg
Chlorine (Dry Basis) up to 500 ppm up to 500 ppm up to 500 ppm up to 500 ppm
Total Na + P up to 2000 ppm up to 2000 ppm up to 2000 ppm up to 2000 ppm

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