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Table 1 Chemical composition (dry-weight basis) of the wheat straw used in this study.

From: Optimization of the dilute maleic acid pretreatment of wheat straw

Component Content (% w/w)
Glucan 36.3
Xylan 19.0
Arabinan 2.1
Galactan, mannan, rhamnan < 0.6 each
Uronic acids 2.1
Lignin 25.5
Extractives 7.8
Protein 3.3
Ash 6.7