Table 5

Raw material and its properties
Raw materials C (%) N (%) C:N (ratio) Hemicellulose (%) Cellulose (%) Lignin (%)
Wheat bran 37.6 2.3 14:1 30.3 12.5 5.7
Rice husk 32.1 0.6 76:1 28.2 30.9 15.6
Rice bran 47.9 2.2 12:1 35.5 26.3 5.4
Molasses 26.1 1.0 27:1 48.3 33.4 19.2
Leaves 16.2 4.5 45:1 - - -
Grass clipping 30.3 3.6 15:1 28.6 24.5 -
Mustard oil cake 39.4 1.8 26:1 40.6 19.6 33.5
Cow dung 24.8 1.5 20:1 37.2 21.6 20.4
Cow urine 11.6 16.3 0.8:1 - - -

Chandna et al.

Chandna et al. BMC Microbiology 2013 13:99   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-13-99

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