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Salifert Phosphate Test Kit

Salifert Phosphate Test Kit

SKU: T821
C$24.88 Regular Price
C$23.64Sale Price

Maintaining optimal phosphate levels is essential for a healthy aquarium ecosystem. The Salifert Phosphate Test Kit offers a quick and convenient solution for monitoring phosphate concentrations, providing results in less than 5 seconds. Elevated phosphate levels can lead to increased growth of undesirable algae, while levels exceeding 0.04 mg/L may significantly hinder the growth of corals and calcareous algae. By detecting phosphate levels swiftly and accurately, aquarists can take proactive measures to mitigate potential issues and maintain a balanced aquatic environment. Incorporating practices such as washing fish food and using high-grade, phosphate-free activated carbon can help minimize phosphate input, supporting the overall health of the aquarium.

Salifert Phosphate Test Kit

 

What are your phosphate levels?
If phosphate is present in too high a concentration there may be an increase in growth of undesirable algae and if the phosphate level is higher than 0.04 mg/L the growth rate of corals and calcareous algae may decrease by as much as 90%.

Washing fish food (a rich source of phosphates) after thawing can significantly reduce the input of phosphate, and using a high grade, phosphate free activated carbon can also help to keep phosphate levels as low as possible.

The Salifert Phosphate test kit detects, in less than 5 seconds, the level of phosphate present. A very easy and convenient way to test your aquarium phosphate levels.

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