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Table 6 Percentage of residual oil as degraded by bacteria isolates

From: Assessing the synergistic relationship of mycorrhiza and bacteria for the degradation of spent engine oil in maize grown soil

Bacterial isolates Oil concentration (ml) Non-degraded oil (ml) Percentage degraded oil (%)
Bacillus cereus 5.00 4.4 12
Lysinibacillus fusiformis 5.00 3.0 40
Bacillus encimensi 5.00 4.0 20
Paraclostridium benzoelyticum 5.00 3.5 30
Control 5.00 5.0 0