Table 2: Assumed composition for sugarcane at the beginning of the process, for the sugarcane-trash, and for the P-fraction.

SugarcaneSugarcane-trashP-fraction
Composition (% w/w)

Water70.515.08.0

FibersCellulose5.935.746.0
Hemicelluloses3.528.122.1
Lignin3.219.89.2

SolidsSucrose13.9
Dextrose0.6
K2O0.4
KCl0.2
SiO20.314.7
Acronitic acid0.6

DirtSiO21.01.4