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Table 1 Characterization of substrates and inoculum

From: Effect of increasing inoculum ratio on energy recovery from chicken manure for better use in Egyptian agricultural farms

Parameter Unit Chicken manure Inoculum
Water content g 26.89 ± 0.4 95.88 ± 0.3
Total solid g/100 g 73.11 ± 0.2 04.12 ± 0.1
Volatile solid g/100 g 81.43 ± 0.2 77.78 ± 0.1
Total carbon g/100 g 47.23 ± 0.2 45.11 ± 0.1
Total Kjeldahl nitrogen g/100 g 02.99 ± 0.3 01.70 ± 0.1
C/N ratio 16:1 27:1
pH 08.89 ± 0.2 08.75 ± 0.1
  1. Mean values originated from three independent replications with standard deviations