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Table 1 Chemical inputs used for pretreatment of 500 mg biomass at different solids concentrations

From: Rapid and effective oxidative pretreatment of woody biomass at mild reaction conditions and low oxidant loadings

Insoluble solids concentration (w/v) Liquid volume (mL) Cu catalyst H2O2loading on biomass (mg/g) NaOH loading on biomass (mg/g)
   loading on biomass (μmol/g)a   
10% 5.00 20 100 108
20% 2.50 10 100 108
30% 1.67 6.67 100 108
40% 1.25 5 100 108
50% 1.00 4 100 108
  1. aIn all cases the catalyst concentration is 2.0 mM.