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Old 07-30-2009, 11:25 PM   #1
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Nitrites peaking

I am getting some nitrites in my tank, it's at .5 and the nitrates are well over 150 sadly. This is probably due to the switch from my wet/dry to the refugium? Do I have enough macroalgae in there I wonder?

Should I do PWC really often for the next couple weeks?

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PWC`s is a great idea. It will dilute those excessive nutrients.
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Thanks, yeah it's back down to 0 it looks like. I've been doing PWC and dosing with Prime. Prime is safe to use in saltwater also, right?

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yes prime is for both salt and fresh according to the bottle.
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