Table 2: Physicochemical properties of inulin obtained from Agave americana L. and commercial inulin (% DM).

ParametersYieldAwpHDry matter (%)Ash (%)Protein (%)

Agave americana Inulin79.12 ± 0.500.275 ± 0.013a5.53 ± 0.55a92.19 ± 0.28a2.89 ± 0.31a3.46 ± 0.13a
Commercial inulin***0.282 ± 0.011a5.98 ± 0.34a91.67 ± 0.76a1.19 ± 0.18b1.58 ± 0.11b

Means in the same column with different letters are significantly different ( ).