Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2008 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 11 No. 1, Issue of January 15, 2008
 


Table 8. Essential soil characteristics for Option 7: the Control. (Results represent mean ± standard deviation of three replicates)


WAR
Cell

0

2

6

0

2

6

0

2

6

0

2

6

0

2

6

% Moisture by mass

Total hydrocarbon content (mg/kg)

% Organic Carbon

% Total Nitrogen

THB count (x 105 cfu/ml)

O

11 ± 2

10 ± 1

12 ± 4

14 316.1 ± 322

12 38.0 ± 284

14 580.2 ± 459

0.52 ± 0.12

0.47 ± 0.03

0.20 ± 0.22

0.31 ± 0.18

0.23 ± 0.16

0.08 ± 0.05

12.6 ± 0.08

19.9 ± 0.10

19.4 ± 0.05

Cell O: The three replicates of the Control.
WAR: Week(s) after remediation.
THB: Total heterotrophic bacteria.
cfu/ml: Colony forming unit per millilitre.


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