Brightwell Aquatics Shrimp Prep - Removes Chlorine, Ammonia, and Chloramines from Freshwater Shrimp and Fish Aquariums, Detoxifies Heavy Metals
- Brightwell Aquatics
- Date First Available:
- July 8, 2019
- Removes chloramines, chlorine, ammonia, and nitrites present in tap water and/or aquarium water.
- Designed for freshwater shrimp; safe for all freshwater fish, plants and invertebrates.
- Detoxifies heavy metals such as copper and makes water immediately safe for use.
- Copper, phosphate, and silicate free.
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ShrimpPrep may be used to prepare water for use in aquaria (such as when performing water changes or replacing water lost to evaporation), as well as during periods of time when the concentration(s) of ammonia and/or nitrite become measurable (ammonia and nitrite concentrations should remain immeasurable in established aquaria with mature biological filtration, except for periods when new livestock are added to the system or the concentration of dissolved organic material has increased for some reason). ShrimpPrep is not meant to be considered a substitute for maintaining adequate filtration equipment/methods or the care thereof, however it can be utilized as needed in the prevention of ammonia or nitrite from irritating sensitive aquarium inhabitants. A balanced aquarium is one in which the rate of organic material input to the system is matched by the removal rate from filtration methods; it is natural for a system to become unbalanced for short periods of time after adding new livestock, disturbing the biological filtration, changing feeding habits, etc., however the system should fall back into balance again within a period of days. If concentrations of ammonia or nitrite are persistently-measurable with a quality test kit, test the source water (i.e. tap water or water from the purification unit (if applicable)) for these substances. If they are not present, reducing the rate of organic material input, increasing the filtration capacity, or even moving the inhabitants into a larger system may be warranted. Chronic levels of ammonia and nitrite can gradually weaken fish, shrimp and other invertebrates, often leading to illness and potentially death.
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