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Persistence of phorate in different soils with and without amendments and its degradation by a Pseudomonas sp


Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 38(3): 381-387
Persistence of phorate in different soils with and without amendments and its degradation by a Pseudomonas sp
The dissipation of phorate from soils showed a definite treatment effect and phorate sulfoxide was the major metabolite formed. In red, black and alluvial soils, ammonium sulfate retarded degradation while groundnut oil cake hastened it. This did not occur in laterite soil, however. Variations in the degradation rates correlated with the populations of a fluorescent Pseudomonas sp.


Accession: 001653071

PMID: 3028542



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