Brightwell Aquatics OrganitR

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Brightwell Aquatics OrganitR 500ml
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  • Brightwell Aquatics OrganitR

Details

  • Will not release adsorbed organic material once exhausted.
  • Ideal for use in small (e.g. “nano”) aquaria where a protein skimmer is not feasible.
  • Does not actively remove trace, minor, or major elements from aquarium.
  • May be used in conjunction with, or as a replacement for, activated carbon.
  • Synthetic polymer resin beads provide for durability and excellent flow characteristics; may be employed in fluidized-bed, canister, or passive filtration.
  • Regenerable over 250 times, dramatically increasing cost effectiveness.

Instructions and Guidelines

Prior to first use, rinse resin under a stream of fresh water, then discard water. Used as directed, each 500ml of resin will help maintain water quality in 300 US-gallons. Resin will discolor with continued use, indicating exhaustion; regenerate once the resin becomes medium-brown in appearance. The original brightness of the resin may not
be re-attained, however the resin will perform as well as before. Continued use and regeneration on a weekly basis will help reduce the prevalence of dissolved organic material and promotes good water quality; used in this fashion, the resin is effective for up to five years. To a point, effectiveness of resin is directly related to the reaction time it has with aquarium water: the longer the reaction time, the more effectively it will remove organic material. In all cases, the use of a mechanical pre-filter to remove particulate organic material from water prior to its interaction with this media will prolong effectiveness. Fluidized-bed filtration: follow instructions of filter manufacturer for optimal volume of media to use in reaction chamber; start at a low flow rate and adjust to keep media in a steady “churn” within lower 2/3 of chamber. Canister filtration: Load resin into filter as directed by manufacturer; regenerate as directed.

Passive filtration: Place resin loosely in a 300μm mesh filter bag and locate in an area of low- to medium-flow. Turning bag over once during usage will serve to shift the resin beads and increases effectiveness of this method.
To regenerate: Dissolve 4 cups table salt in 1 US-gallon of room-temperature water per 250-ml of resin to be regenerated in a clean pail; place resin into pail and stir; allow beads to soak overnight; strain and rinse beads thoroughly in fresh water before re-using. Do not regenerate with bleach, which willdamage resin and could kill aquarium inhabitants.

Caution: Keep out of reach of children. Not for human consumption

Note: Resin sold moist. Keep closed to prevent drying. Weight varies due to moisture content, therefore product is sold by volume rather than weight.

 


Quick Overview

Improves water quality by removing latent dissolved organic material and encouraging higher oxidation-reduction potential(ORP, also known as “redox”).

Removes dyes and discoloration from water.

Additional Information

SKU BAOR