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Title: Determination of Total Carbohydrates in Algal Biomass: Laboratory Analytical Procedure (LAP)

This procedure uses two-step sulfuric acid hydrolysis to hydrolyze the polymeric forms of carbohydrates in algal biomass into monomeric subunits. The monomers are then quantified by either HPLC or a suitable spectrophotometric method.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1118073
Report Number(s):
NREL/TP-5100-60957
DOE Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Related Information: Issue Date: December 2, 2013
Research Org:
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO.
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Bioenergy Technologies Office
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
09 BIOMASS FUELS; 59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES BIOMASS; ALGAE; LABORATORY ANALYTICAL PROCEDURES; LAPS; TOTAL CARBOHYDRATES; HYDROLYSIS; MBTH; Bioenergy