All fish produce ammonia in their waste; therefore, every fish tank has the potential to have increased ammonia levels which can be harmful to fish.
Ammonia can cause high levels of stress in fish – this makes them more vulnerable to disease and can shorten their life span. Even at low levels, ammonia is highly toxic to fish and can also convert to nitrates, causing more problems with your water.
Therefore, an active ammonia remover resin is an important part of your fish maintenance. It will remove ammonia and improve the quality of life for your fish. In addition to this, the Active Ammonia Remover resin softens the water, removes iron, manganese and tannins from your water, meaning it provides solutions to a variety of problems.
Regenerating your resins couldn’t be simpler – just follow the 3 simple steps below:
- Use 2 Litres of warm tap water and dissolve enough sea salt that it stops dissolving roughly 200g is enough.
- Place the resin filter bags in the saltwater and leave to soak for between 12 to 24 hours.
- Rinse well under a running tap to wash off any remaining salt and it can be used again.