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Old 08-13-2015, 06:26 PM   #11
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So how do you know when it is done working? I put 30 ml in my 10 gallon that I know has high phosphates. How do I know when I need to change it?
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How do I know when it is done and/or needs to be changed? I added 30 ml to my 10 gallon today.
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When you phosphates stop dropping, you want it out before they start to rise again. Once you see that number start to slow down quite a bit, from dropping, then its about time to replace it.
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I don't have my own test kit right now. I was having the LFS do that. I will go back in a couple weeks to see where things are. I might consider getting a phosphate test of my own if this is going to be an issue in my tank.
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