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Klebsiella Sp. and Micrococcus Sp. Induced Degradation of Polystyrene

The CFU and weight loss studies of Klebsiella sp., and Micrococcus sp., in MSM of polystyrene flakes and beads indicates that due to more surface area of the polystyrene flakes may provide a comfortable substratum for microbes to adhere and utilize polystyrene as a sole source of carbon and increase their population.

Short communication | Published online : 07-Jan-2021