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Table 3 Food waste composition

From: Butanol production from food waste: a novel process for producing sustainable energy and reducing environmental pollution

  Starch (d.b.)a Glucose (d.b.) Protein (d.b.) Oil (d.b.) NDF (d.b.)
Percentage (%) 63.5 ± 1.8 4.3 ± 0.6 13.9 ± 0.1 4.1 ± 0.2 5.2 ± 0.9
  1. NDF neutral detergent fiber
  2. a d.b Dry basis. The starch, glucose, protein, oil and NDF concentrations are based on dry matter