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Old 12-13-2003, 11:11 AM   #1
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Nitrite and Nitrate test results

Are the Nitrite and Nitrate readings measured for a saltwater aquarium expressed as Nitrogen (N) or are Nitrites supposed to be expressed as Nitrite (NO3) and Nitrate expressed as Nitrate (NO2)?
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Old 12-13-2003, 11:16 AM   #2
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two different tests, and they read as no2 and no3

and while no2 should always be zero, the no3 reading carries a different significance in relation to how the tank is set up
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