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Old 12-27-2011, 11:49 PM   #1
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Freshwater sand in a saltwater tank?

Have a 5 gallon tank that currently has ghost shrimp and some snails in it. I'd like to turn it saltwater while I'm building my new tank. I have sand in it now, could I wash the bejesus out of it and use it for saltwater?

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