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Table 1 Composition of pretreated samples and percentage of glucan released

From: Effect of mechanical disruption on the effectiveness of three reactors used for dilute acid pretreatment of corn stover Part 2: morphological and structural substrate analysis

Reactor Composition of pretreated (2% H2SO4, 160°C, 5 min) samples Glucan released (%)
  Glucan (%) Xylan (%) Lignin (%)  
ZC 54.0 8.8 24.2 68.7
SG 60.2 4.8 25.0 88.0
HS 57.4 3.2 24.8 95.2
  1. HS, horizontal screw; SG, steam gun; ZC, ZipperClave®.