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Table 1 Details of the cultivation bed (mean ± std)

From: Fuel and material utilization of a waste shiitake (Lentinula edodes) mushroom bed derived from hardwood chips I: characteristics of calorific value in terms of elemental composition and ash content

Raw material density (Air-dried, kg/m3) Chip dimensions (Air-dried, mm) Weight per bed including forming bag* (g)
Before sterilization After fungus inoculation
N = 20
780 ± 66
N = 50
R: 10.1 ± 1.0
T: 1.9 ± 0.2
L: 7.7 ± 0.8
N = 30 N = 30
2852 ± 39
2888 ± 47
  1. N the number of samples, R, T, L; radial, tangential, and longitudinal directions, respectively
  2. *The weight of plastic forming bag (13 g)