acid detergent fiber(ADF)

What is acid detergent fiber(ADF)?

acid detergent fiber(ADF) meaning Organic matter, often cellulose and lignin based, that is not solubilized after one hour of refluxing in an acid detergent of cetyltrimethylammonium bromide in 1N sulfuric acid.

 

reference: Glossary – Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy