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Re: Green water and soft water?

Our 120 gallon tank, now almost 2 years running, had an outbreak of green
water two weeks ago. This is the first time we had green water. The pH of
the tank measured two weeks ago is 7.8 and the kH is 8. This is not real
hard water, but it certainly is not soft.

Sietske Tol from the Netherlands

> Date: Tue, 17 Apr 2001 16:04:36 -0500
> From: "Rod Hanks" <rodchanks at hotmail_com>
> Subject: Green water and soft water?
> There has been a lot about green water lately.  Several of the
> people have mentioned that their water is very soft.
> Houston water is very hard, and I have no personal experience
> with green water.  I don't think this is due to my fantastic
> management skills.
> Has anyone experienced green water problems in hard water?
> Thanks,
> Rod