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Re: [APD] Adding Carbonates
For practdical purpoosse, the amount of carbonate won't
change the amount of CO2. Use CO2 to get the CO2 level you
want. Use a carbonate to bring the pH up to where yo want
it and to add calc or mag if you need it, but a KH of 4 or
5 should be plenty.
--- Philippe Lemaire <ph_lemaire at CompaqNet.be> wrote:
> Sorry I meant CO2 only staying as before !
> pH and KH changing...
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Philippe Lemaire" <ph_lemaire at CompaqNet.be>
> To: "aquatic plants digest" <aquatic-plants at actwin_com>
> Sent: Sunday, November 21, 2004 12:25 AM
> Subject: Re: [APD] Adding Carbonates
> >I already add CO2...
> > I got Magnesium Carbonate by mistake !
> > I need to add Magnesium for my tap water only contains
> > I would know whether only the KH will change i.e.
> > pH and CO2 concentrations stay as before.
> > Philippe
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "S. Hieber" <shieber at yahoo_com>
> > To: "aquatic plants digest" <aquatic-plants at actwin_com>
> > Sent: Sunday, November 21, 2004 12:14 AM
> > Subject: Re: [APD] Adding Carbonates
> >> Hard way to go. Why not add carbonic acid by injecting
> >> CO2.?
> >> sh
> >> --- Philippe Lemaire <ph_lemaire at CompaqNet.be> wrote:
> >>> If I add Sulfuric acid in my tank that contains
> >>> Carbonate,
> >>> will CO2 be released ?
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