D-D ROWAphos – 1000g/ml
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In freshwater or salt water aquariums phosphates will feed nuisance algae which can overrun plants and expensive corals spoiling the aesthetics of the tank and in extreme cases killing its inhabitants.
Within the reef aquarium, phosphates will greatly affect the formation of coral skeletons by reducing calcification by over 50% and by inhibiting the deposition of strontium. It is suggested by Borneman that phosphates are a direct poison to calcification.
RowaPhos is a unique and patented, man-made ferric hydroxide material chemically engineered for the efficient removal of phosphates, arsenic and silicates from fresh and salt water, having initially been developed in Germany for treating mains water supplies.
RowaPhos should not be confused with natural materials, which are generally based on aluminium oxide, (zeolite) or even other iron based products which claim to be the same product from other manufacturers.
Triton AL 99 – 1000ml£31.50Add to basket
High quality (>99% pure) aluminium treatment for removing phosphate. Also removes barium and silicate. Also usable in tanks not running the Triton method. Quality assured by Triton Lab. Recommended Dose: 50ml per 100L tank volume. For higher PO4 amount a dosage up to 100ml pwe 100L is aso possible. Rinse in RO/DI water before usage.
Salifert Phosphate (PO4) Profi Test Kit£9.99Add to basket
Phosphate has several negative effects if present in a too high concentration. First of all undesirable algae growth might result. Making an aquarium an unpleasant sight. Phosphate also blocks or retards the growth of corals and calcareous algae. One of the scientific studies shows that a phosphate concentration higher than 0.05 mg/L decreases the growth …