re: Potassium carbonate
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From: psears at emr1_NRCan.gc.ca (Paul Sears)
Subject: Re: Potassium carbonate
To: Aquatic-Plants at ActWin_com
Date: Mon, 3 Feb 1997 08:33:06 -0500 (EST)
> From: mhack at ibm_net (Mark Hack)
> Subject: Potasium Carbonate
> 1. My natural CO2 level should be 2-3.5. By carbonate hardening this
> should shove up the CO2 level.
It won't. We just had a long thread on this.
> 2. I need to drop the pH to make the potassium carbonate soluable
> (besides being desirable for the discus)
No you don't.
> 3. Postasium Carbonate needs to be dosed higher than K2SO4.
By about 12%
Paul Sears Ottawa, Canada
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