Originally Posted by caseysd80
I know that but my test kit has a pH test and an Alkalinity test and the pH was 10 and my Alkalinity was almost 300. That's why I was saying WTF. It's my fry tank and there a couple fake plants, regular tank gravel, an air powered filter and an airstone. The tank has had fry in it since February 27 and the fish seem fine
Well, good to hear the fry are doing well. i am not a fan of chemicals and prefer filtering with peat. But, if you are concerned, you could apply some sort of "7.0" buffer. But slowly in smaller quantities over a few days.