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Re: [APD] Phosphates and Algae

bill wrote:
> Are you saying that phosphates cause algae in planted aquariums?  
> I thought that the book was closed on that.

Phosphate is not a sufficient condition, but it is a necessary condition 
for producing algae. If you put in enough of any one nutrient to create 
concentrations that could probably be measured nearly in grams per 
liter, you're going to get undesirable effects I guarantee.

Jerry Baker
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