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Research Article

Amylolytic Microorganism from São Paulo Zoo Composting: Isolation, Identification, and Amylase Production

Table 1

Compost pile properties.

PropertiesPile 1Pile 2Pile 3

Date19.02.200912.05.200918.07.2009
Average temperature48.772.655.2
pH6.16
Decomposition phase *Active degradationActive degradation **Mature
Number of isolates18338166
SHO15%13.1%12.6%

*Active degradation: before aeration.
**Mature: after aeration.