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Old 03-23-2012, 05:06 PM   #1
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Wierd film on on surface of the water??

So I recently in my tank have had a lot of foamy bubbly type water on the waters surface, and now it's this wired type film. Any ideas what its from? To much water conditioner maybe?
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Old 03-23-2012, 05:14 PM   #2
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I believe it's just biofilm. If you increase your surface agitation, it will go away.
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Old 03-23-2012, 11:10 PM   #3
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You have bacterial surface film or dissolved organic compounds. Or it could be a combination of both. Surface agitation would make the oily film appearance go away. If you had foaming, then you are feeding too much and/or inadequate water changes.
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I just did a water change and it's all gone, thank you
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