Growth of Streptomyces sp3Log cfu/ml
Hydrocarbon 0 days 5 days 10 days 15days
5% 10% 15% 5% 10% 15% 5% 10% 15% 5% 10% 15%
Crude Oil 1.5 1.87 1.84 3.91 4.48 2.44 4.12 7.80 6.01 3.98 5.19 2.97
Anthracene 0.94 1.97 2.77 3.07 4.53   2.98 4.16 7.79 6.22 4.08 5.27 3.54
Coronene 0.96 1.67 2.77 3.06 4.56 2.83 3.06 7.24 6.68 4.97 4.25 3.08
Napthacene 0.93 0.95 1.95 3.07 4.46 2.30 4.04 7.68 6.15 5.01 4.25 2.04
Acenapthene 1.7 1.7 2.6 3.92 3.98 2.89 3.99 7.59 6.25 5.12 3.26 3.98
Table 7: Growth of of Streptomyces sp3.