Fibrous coating of oil seeds rich in crude fiber (cellulose)

 


The hulls are fibrous coating of oil seeds with minor oil and protein content. They are mostly composed of cellulose and hemicellulose substances. The hulls are used as energy source (biomass) for energy production. Sunflower seeds hulls can be used in bulk or as sunflower hulls pellets.

CHEMICAL COMPONENTS OF SUNFLOWER HULLS
• Crude fiber (cellulose) 55%
• Oil 5%
• Water 10%
• Protein 5%
• Ashes 3%