The decomposition of organic byproducts from aquarium biological activity can produce a number of compounds that disrupt the balance of the aquarium. In natural bodies of water, these substances are easily rendered harmless by the sheer volume of the water. Aquariums tend to have a higher biological load than found in nature so removing these harmful products becomes more critical for the health of the aquarium and it inhabitants.
SICCE HyperCarbo Cocco Activated Coconut Carbon is a natural carbon that quickly removes harmful organic compounds and other pollutants from the water and helps maintain a clean environment for fish and other aquatic life. In addition, HyperCarbo provides an excellent substrate for nitrifying bacteria to flourish.
HyperCarbo Cocco's high surface area is effective in removing ammonia and heavy metals, does not affect pH and lengthens the time between water changes. Phosphates and silicates, and suspended particles are quickly removed as water passes over the resin.
The efficiency of HyperCarbo Cocco Activated Coconut Carbon is affected by the amount of organic material present, aquarium load, and water conditions. Always perform regular water tests to make accurate assessments of your tank's health.
HyperCarbo Cocco Activated Coconut Carbon is suitable for all aquarium types: freshwater; saltwater and reef.