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Discussion in 'Water Parameters and Additives' started by dallasg, 12 Nov 2009.

  1. dallasg

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    i am a skeptic on those. i have purigen on my tank but in addition to a dsb. and i never had a problem with NO3, anyone ever had a nitrate problem and used something that brought it down?
     
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    A quick question, bleach and Jik, is it the same guys?
     
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    Ask Hums... lol
     
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    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    I just asked her. She brings me one thing smelling like lemon, that we use in the holiday apartments and she says it is scented Jik :p
     
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    NOOO pls dont use any scented stuff, use all natural
     
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    cheato? is that good?
    is it better in the DT or in the sump? Must it get light?
     
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    Maybe that's why his reagal is purple - been using scented stuff... lavender :lol:
     
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    Tobes Retired Moderator

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    Yes, much better than caulerpa, and safer too :)

    You will need a light, better to have in the sump with energy saving globes 4000 - 6500 kelvin. Cool white to daylight. Switch the light on at night, will help to keep the pH more stable ;)
     
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    I would tend to agree. Natural methods of removing nitrates, and phosphates - are the ABSOLUTE best way. As there are no chemicals in the sea that "removes nitrates and and other nutrients"... ;)
     
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