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Table 3 The detailed cost accounting

From: Comparison of various organic acids for xylo-oligosaccharide productions in terms of pKa values and combined severity

Organic acid CRMa (RMB/t) CPEb (RMB/t XOS) Costsc (RMB)
Formic acid 2800 4017.75 592.142
Glycolic acid 8000 2203.25 1617.624
Lactic acid 7800 3978.75 1591.83
Acetic acid 2260 1214.25 461.714
  1. aCost of raw material
  2. bCost of process electricity
  3. cCost = CRM × 8% + CPE × 0.2%