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Table 1 Chemical composition and enzymatic hydrolysis efficiency of sweet sorghum straw before and after pretreatment

From: Pretreatment of sweet sorghum straw and its enzymatic digestion: insight into the structural changes and visualization of hydrolysis process

Samples Chemical composition (%)a Enzymatic hydrolysis efficiency (%)
Cellulose Hemicellulose Lignin
Untreated [19] 37.74 ± 1.61 28.07 ± 1.12 21.48 ± 0.63 43.23 ± 0.9
2% NaOH [19] 71.36 ± 3.2 16.15 ± 0.84 6.29 ± 0.07 86.44 ± 3.42
2% H2SO4 57.80 ± 0.95 11.76 ± 0.27 17.83 ± 0.8 75.07 ± 1.08
10% H2O2 54.60 ± 2.46 24.53 ± 0.3 11.57 ± 0.19 66.60 ± 1.37
  1. aBased on dry weight of samples