I decided to run Purigen, Matrix and some generic poly filter pad and what an amazing difference. I use these in a 5 gallon tank. I added Mopani wood after I had soaked it for two weeks and boiled it twice. It looks like WhatsApp is not installed on your phone. These two filter media will remove the tannins that Indian almond leaves give off, removing its benefits – it’s like running your AC with your windows and doors open. Purigen’s impact on trace elements is minimal. I'm also in love with having dry armpits. The betta tank is absolutely crystal clear and the fish and plant are thriving. I have the Eclipse 38 Gallon tank, Marineland Cartridge H. Looking to see if this might f…, A: This was added into an eheim 2217 600 cannister, standard setup with eheim mech, blue and white sponges. Pfff! Repeat this dose every 48 hours for up to 3 weeks or until symptoms disappear. Please try again. I tried to use as much of the older filter media as possible but fully expected a mini cycle and an ammonia spike due to the change. If tannin from the log discolours the water, simply add a Purigen pillow (by Seachem) to the final stage/compartment of your filter. They work great. I've included pictures of my brand new cycling tank. If you don’t see anything in your white cup of tank water, it could be the aquarium walls causing the problem. Please enter your email address below to receive a password reset link. Personalmente creo que es un producto que debería ser obligado en todos los acuarios, si bien se puede lograr la transparencia en el agua por otros medios o métodos, éste producto es de muchísima muchísima ayuda. Earn 70 Reward Points, Earn 10 Reward Points JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. For those... Used this to ‘polish’ the water after filter floss and weekly water changes failed and it certainly did the trick. It has a rough surface, which is perfect for bacteria. I tested myself and I can say that after two weeks my plants still growing without any sign of nutrient deficiency. Reviewed in the United States on July 18, 2017. Make sure I can’t smell any bleach before I pop it back in. ... Seachem Purigen 500ml. The tank was crystal clear in about 4 hours , quite remarkable. Reviewed in the United States on March 12, 2016. Hope that helps! Earn 80 Reward Points, Earn 35 Reward Points Apart from this it has also done something which I don't really know how to describe but everything just looks more vibrant it's like I went from standard definition to HD. Used this to ‘polish’ the water after filter floss and weekly water changes failed and it certainly did the trick. Earn 60 Reward Points, Starting at: Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. (Sponge/foam underneath, biomax on top and this in the middle.) Es renovable simplemente metiéndolo en cloro y queda listo para seguir usando como nuevo. Purigen can also be regenerated. Dosing in Food Use 1-2 measures (included) per every 40 L (10 US gallons). Purigen is a premium synthetic adsorbent that is unlike any other filtration product. But before you do this, remove any activated carbon or Purigen from your filter. Do yourself a favor and get this, you'll never want to use anything else. Great with live plants, excellent regeneration process. Please try again. This carbon is the dustiest most disintegrated carbon I have ever used. Ok so I recently had two problems one the filters that came with my rank were hopeless so I had to upgrade to a Fluval 406 which is great by the way. Seachem Purigen for Freshwater & Saltwater Purigen is a premium synthetic adsorbent that is unlike any other filtration product. $12.79, Earn 60 Reward Points I’ve never had a nitrite problem. Aqua One Maxi 104F Internal Powerhead Filter . Activated carbon doesn’t remove chemicals like ammonia from the water. Pues también ayuda a controlar amoniaco. Earn 110 Reward Points, Starting at: Overnight the water clarity improved to an unbelievable level. $16.95, Earn 80 Reward Points It is hard to know whether or not a water conditioner contains amines one that is safe is Seachem Prime. Very good stuff for removing tannins from driftwood. I've included pictures of my brand new cycling tank. Personalmente creo que es un producto que debería ser obligado en todos los acuarios, si bien se puede lograr la transparencia en el agua por otros medios o métodos, éste producto es de muchísima muchísima ayuda. There was a problem completing your request. See my activated carbon guide for more info. Earn 90 Reward Points, Starting at: I suggest if you do want to use this product switch to Seachems water conditions also either Prime or Safe to get the most out of it. Even the live plant has begun to really take off. The chemical properties of the water have normalized, and the clarity of the water is nothing but pristine. If you use a water conditioner containing amines which many do, then if you use this to regenerate your Purigen it will make it toxic and kill your fish. It controls ammonia, nitrites and nitrates by removing nitrogenous organic waste that would otherwise release these harmful compounds. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. I will continue to use this product as it seems to really help with water clarity and chemistry but I will be purchasing a new bag when this one runs out. Yeah it does come with the Seachem Purigen in a the bag so you can just rinse it under tap…, Q: Earn 200 Reward Points, Starting at: In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. The bleach turns it back to white. The bleach will literally 'burn off' the organics that have been removed from the tank. Seachem...a trusted brand and Purigen is a trusted product. 3 sachets of purigen in one layer between the coarse blue sponge and white polishing pad.. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 12, 2020, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 15, 2018. Todavía no? The three together comprise basic fish tank filter media. I'm including a video to share how clear it is, especially looking into the tank from the side! Please try again later. Reviewed in the United States on June 14, 2013. Pur…, Mitza McCord I tested myself and I can say that after two weeks my plants still growing without any sign of nutrient deficiency. I didn't realize it could get this sparkly! For the last week I had also been plagued by slightly cloudy water more noticeable when viewing the tank lengthways but still annoying ! I have a 55 gal tank. 24 hours after the Purigen went in these were at 0! Reviewed in the United States on March 1, 2013. There is a large piece of bogwood in the tank and tannins have been a continual issue for months, despite water changing 25 litres every third day. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. I have low level nitrates levels in my tap water but have a planted aquarium so i’m not looking for zero nitrates. Be the first to know about the sales, specials, new products, the latest BRSTV episodes and win free prizes! We work hard to protect your security and privacy. So for removing tannins from driftwood, I totally recommend. Can you overdo it on water conditioner, yes, but it would likely take a lot more than a few extra drops. Please try again later. Starting at: At Bulk Reef Supply, we carry two types of our own BRS Bulk aquarium carbon products: ROX 0.8 and Bituminous Carbon. Please try your search again later. It takes 20 minutes of gentle washing. So in went the Fluval about three days later in that went the Purigen. Biological filter media is rarely replaced: doing so removes beneficial bacteria. Reviewed in the United States on November 16, 2016. Pues también ayuda a controlar nitritos y nitratos. The other thing as you will see is it has visibly cleared the slight cloudiness after 48 hours this is almost completely crystal clear even when the tank is viewed length way so it works! Happy to report, after one hour, the water is so much clearer and my fish can now see where they are. I tried to use as much of the older filter media as possible but fully expected a mini cycle and an ammonia spike due to the... Ok so I recently had two problems one the filters that came with my rank were hopeless so I had to upgrade to a Fluval 406 which is great by the way. So much so that when I started a new mini 1 gallon tank for my son (who wanted a betta), I decided to buy a second Purigen bag (buying any more was simply overkill for my needs) and a Seachem The Bag (Filter Media Bag) and using my vacuum food sealer I was able to create my own mini-filter bags via the heat sealing mechanism. This was added into an eheim 2217 600 cannister, standard setup with eheim mech, blue and white sponges. Once it is exhausted, it can be regenerated with a solution of bleach and water. $13.99. Does this purigen come in a bag that is ready to be placed into the filter, or do I need t…, A: It significantly raises redox. Bi-weekly water checks show the ammonia, nitrite & nitrate levels are consistently non-existent. Now for the caution bit. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. I have a cf mini filter and managed to squeeze the bag of purigen at the back. Seachem Purigen is not a mixture of ion exchangers or adsorbents, but a unique macro-porous synthetic polymer that removes soluble and insoluble impurities from water. Have a question? I absolutely recommend this and will use it from now on. It is designed for both marine and freshwater use. This arrived very quickly, next day in fact, even when estimated delivery was 5 days. I have a 55 gal tank. Earn 170 Reward Points, Starting at: Seachem Purigen is not a mixture of ion exchangers or adsorbents, but a unique macro-porous synthetic polymer that removes soluble and insoluble impurities from water at an excelled rate and capacity. AU $46.45. Purigen® is a premium synthetic adsorbent that is unlike any other filtration product. Plain & simple, this stuff is awesome. I thought it wouldn't leach tannins into the water because I assumed I had soaked/boiled it enough.. It doesn’t do much to protect your tank from an ammonia spike. $11.99, Starting at: The store will not work correctly in the case when cookies are disabled. For those wanting to know how to recharge; I use Tesco’s everyday value thin bleach, 35p for 2litres. Turn off UV filters, ozone filters, and remove chemical filtration like MatrixCarbon™ and Purigen®. Purigen is an add to your filter media, not a replacement of carbon of anything else. $17.85, Earn 85 Reward Points I found the most difficult information to retrieve was if this product works as well when you have a planted tank. Remove all invertebrates - these are extremely sensitive to medication. I replaced the charcoal media filter with this. To be on the safe side you need to use a water conditioner which does not have this ingredient like Seachem Prime, or remove the Purigen from the filter during water changes for about 24 to 48 hours. Full content visible, double tap to read brief content. 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