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Old 12-13-2013, 06:12 PM   #1
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Nitrates

Will a protein skimmer help reduce or manage nitrates??
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Yes it will remove organic waste that would otherwise breakdown into nitrates
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Yes it will remove organic waste that would otherwise breakdown into nitrates
Oh ok since it breaks them down into nitrates then I'll have more nitrates? Right??
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No the skimmer removes the waste before it gets broken down into nitrates and outs it in the skimmer cup
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Old 12-13-2013, 07:47 PM   #5
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No the skimmer removes the waste before it gets broken down into nitrates and outs it in the skimmer cup
Ooh ok I got it now thanks!!! Yea cuz my nitrates level were still high after I did 20% WC.. And I finally bought a protein skimmer to help.. Just wanted to make sure if it will help..
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