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Salifert Phosphat Testkit

Salifert Phosphat Testkit
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Salifert Phosphat Testkit

 

SKU: SAL-PO4

Category: Salifert Profi Test Kits

Delivery Time: 1-3 Workdays

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Description

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 of calcareous algae by 90%!
Washing fish food, which is a rich source for phosphates in a sieve after thawing reduces the input of phosphate tremendously. Also avoiding use of phosphate-rich low-grade activated carbon helps keep phosphate levels as low as possible. Checking the activated carbon for phosphate prior to use is therefore highly recommended.

Conclusion:
Since phosphate can have major consequences when present in a concentration above 0.05 mg/L a test kit should be able in detecting even lower concentrations.
The Salifert phosphate test already detects, within seconds, 0.015 mg/L of phosphate. This makes phosphate measurement highly reliable and informative allowing timely measures to be taken. The kit can perform approx. 50 measurements.

Additional Information
EAN 8714079130361
SKU SAL-PO4
Weight 0.2000
Delivery Time 1-3 Workdays
Wasserart -
Manufacturer Salifert
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