Ground Hulls
peanuts

Ground Hulls

Golden’s finely ground peanut hulls are made of fibrous material, which is light to dark brown with no detectable odor.

Physical Characteristics:
Color: Light to dark brown
Odor: Essentially none
PH: 5-6 Bulk (typical 5.0)
Moisture (Karl Fisher): 6.5% Maximum (typical 6.0)
Bulk density: 12-14 lbs./CuFt.
Carrying Capacity: Dry, Free Flowing:
Water: (wt/wt basis): 51 – 52%
Oil: (wt/wt basis): 31 - 32%
Absorption:
Water: (wt/wt basis): 168% - 169%
Oil: (wt/wt basis): 90% - 91%

Chemical Composition:
Crude fiber: 57.7%
Protein: 6% - 8%
Kjeldahl factor: 5.46
Ash: 0.02
Lignin, permanganatc: 6.78%
Cellulose: 51 - 55%
Total dry matter: 12.7%

Nutritional Analysis:
Calories: 350 per 100g
Total carbohydrate: 79%
Dietary fiber, total: 71g per 100g

Applications

  • Bedding materials (livestock and small animals)
  • Feed ingredient
  • Absorbent material
  • Fiber ingredient
  • Cellulosic products
  • Inert filler products
  • Extender products
  • Soil additives
  • Soil amendment products
  • Alternative biomass fuel
  • Lost circulation materials