How much ALGONE do I need?
During the initial application Algone should be replaced weekly. Once the aquarium is balanced, crystal clear, and nitrates are at desired levels Algone can be used every 2 – 4 weeks for preventive maintenance.
Does ALGONE have any side effects?
There are no side effects. Algone is free of chemicals and is non-toxic. Algone is an all-natural, organic treatment that gently balances the aquarium.
Is ALGONE safe for corals?
Yes, Algone is safe for corals, polyps, and live rock. Algone creates and maintains a low nitrate environment in which corals and polyps can thrive.
Can I use ALGONE in my saltwater aquarium?
Yes, Algone can be used in saltwater, as well as reef and brackish tanks. Algone is non-toxic and chemical-free, making it a great choice for sensitive aquatic eco-systems. It performs with the same efficiency as it does in freshwater aquariums.
How do I use ALGONE?
Algone is placed directly into the filtration system. The Algone Pouch will fit any filter type or sump. For problem solving (to clear cloudy water or reduce nitrates & ammonia) apply Algone once a week until you have achieved desired results. Use Algone one to two times a month for preventive maintenance in the healthy aquarium.
What size aquarium is ALGONE for?
Algone is safe and effective for use in any size aquarium. Use in tanks ranging from one to thousands of gallons. Algone is used by hobbyists, retailers, breeders, aquarium maintenance professionals, and even professional zookeepers.
Is ALGONE safe for my plants?
Nitrate forms constantly and is available to the plants even at undetectable levels. Replace Algone less frequently if older leaves show a slight yellowish/red discoloration (nitrogen deficiency). As a notable benefit Algone enhances the bio-availability of certain nutrients and minerals essential to plant growth.