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CO2 cylinder refill and a small introduction
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haname
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PostPosted: 2004.03.02(Tue)9:51    Post subject: Reply with quote

Marcos Avila wrote:
I just found out that a summary of Vladimir's article has already been translated to English and is available over at e-aquaria, in a description of Enrico's Dutch tank:

http://www.e-aquaria.com/des_monteiro.html


In the instructions it says to rinse, then boil, then dry the castings in the sun. This will kill any pathogens that may be present, but won't it also destroy the beneficial microbial activity?
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Raul-7
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PostPosted: 2004.03.05(Fri)8:56    Post subject: Reply with quote

Bacteria will recolonize it once it's submerged... Wink
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