TABLE 5.

Fatty acid methyl esters of the biodiesel produced from S. obliquus grown under various conditions

ComponentFatty acid methyl ester contenta (%)
ControlPLMSSTFPMSST+PLFP+PLPLbMSST+PLbFP+PLb
Palmitic acid38.845.750.361.444.947.458.559.362.8
Oleic acid35.433.932.430.434.232.528.729.727.0
Linoleic acid10.89.87.21.79.59.24.63.12.7
Linolenic acid15.010.610.16.511.410.98.27.97.5
  • a Values represent the average results from three independent determinations.

  • b Values represent growth under optimized conditions.