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Table 1 Pulp fibers properties before enzymatic treatments

From: Predicting the most appropriate wood biomass for selected industrial applications: comparison of wood, pulping, and enzymatic treatments using fluorescent-tagged carbohydrate-binding modules

Fibers characteristics (average values) HM SM HK SK
Length (mm) 0.71 1.31 0.76 2.35
Fines (0–0.2 mm) (%) 15.31 13.25 13.64 3.01
Width (µm) 22.6 27.4 17.7 26.0
  1. HM hardwood CTM pulp, SM softwood CTM pulp, HK hardwood Kraft pulp, and SK softwood Kraft pulp