Accession Number : AD0609207

Title :   MICROBIAL OXIDATION OF HYDROCARBON GASES.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LOUISIANA STATE UNIV BATON ROUGE

Personal Author(s) : McCleskey,C. S.

Report Date : 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : It was concluded that the methane oxidizing bacteria (using methane as sole carbon source) constitute a group quite unlike those which utilize C2, C3 and C4 hydrocarbons.

Descriptors :   (*HYDROCARBONS, OXIDATION), (*ALIPHATIC COMPOUNDS, OXIDATION), (*BACTERIA, OXIDIZERS), GASES, ALCOHOLS, CARBON, ORGANIC PIGMENTS, MICROORGANISMS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE