Isolate No. Degradation (%)
Control  62.26 ± 0.01
Isolate I 46.43 ± 0.02*
Isolate II 28.80 ± 0.01*
Isolate III 56.42 ± 0.02*
Isolate IV 43.39 ± 0.01*
Isolate V 47.38 ± 0.02*
Isolate VI 46.93 ± 0.02*
Isolate VII 45.82 ± 0.01*
Isolate VIII 44.43 ± 0.02*
Isolate IX 45.27 ± 0.02*
Isolate X 44.62 ± 0.01*
Values are mean ± SEM of 10 samples *Significant P ≤ 0.05 compared to control.
Table 2: Biodegradation (%) of methomyl by various soil isolates.