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Table 3 Elemental composition bone dry poplar biomass

From: Hydrocarbon bio-jet fuel from bioconversion of poplar biomass: life cycle assessment

Unit = kg C H O N S
Cellulose 0.187 0.0262 0.207 0 0
Xylan 0.0695 0.00936 0.0741 0 0
Lignin 0.200 0.0234 0.0346 0 0
C5SOLD 0.00868 0.00117 0.00925 0 0
C6SOLD 0.0255 0.00357 0.0283 0 0
Acetate 0.0114 0.00192 0.0152 0 0
Extractives 0.00550 5.07E−05 0.0371 0.00235 4.09E−05
Total 0.507 0.0656 0.406 0.00235 4.09E−05
% 51.7 6.69 41.4 0.239 0.00417
  1. Xylan, five carbon polysaccharides (C5SOLD) (other than xylan), and six carbon polysaccharides (C6SOLD) combined represent the hemicellulose content [30]