Table 4 Vitamins content of C. vulgaris biomass grown in different cultivation media

From: Supplementing wastewater with NPK fertilizer as a cheap source of nutrients in cultivating live food (Chlorella vulgaris)

Vitamins Cultivation medium
  BBM AWW + 0.1 NPK AWW + 0.5 NPK AWW + 1.0 NPK
A (beta-carotene) 84.900 ± 1.375 57.500 ± 3.027 87.200 ± 1.931 89.500 ± 1.752
C (ascorbic acid) 6.533 ± 0.102 7.053 ± 0.072 9.190 ± 0.040 9.513 ± 0.012
B1 (thiamine) 1.830 ± 0.012 1.693 ± 0.018 1.786 ± 0.034 2.063 ± 0.048
B2 (riboflavin) 2.113 ± 0.067 2.053 ± 0.043 3.158 ± 0.040 3.536 ± 0.132
B3 (niacin) 16.673 ± 0.135 20.193 ± 0.043 21.056 ± 0.260 21.470 ± 0.667
B6 (pyridoxine) 0.414 ± 0.007 0.941 ± 0.010 0.984 ± 0.009 1.052 ± 0.006
B12 (cobalamin) 0.001 ± 0.000 0.001 ± 0.000 0.001 ± 0.000 0.002 ± 0.000