Samples pH LBD(g/ml) PBD(g/ml) HCN(mg/kg)
SD 5.8 ± 0.00 0.46 ± 0.04ab 0.51 ± 0.06a 5.83 ± 0.35a
OV50 6.7 ± 0.00 0.41 ± 0.2a 0.49 ± 0.05a 6.41 ± 0.12b
OV70 6.2 ± 0.00 0.54 ± 0.03b 0.85 ± 0.04b 6.98 ± 0.09c
SD, Sun dried chips
OV50, chips dried in the oven at 50°C
OV70, chips dried in the oven at 70°C
LBD, Loose bulk density
PBD, Packed bulk density
Values with similar letters in the same column are not significantly (p < 0.05) different.
Table 2: Physicochemical properties and cyanide content of chips.