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Phosphates and pH

Discussion in 'Advanced Strategies and Fertilization' started by AZFish1, May 11, 2005.

  1. AZFish1

    AZFish1 Junior Poster

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    I read that the use of phosphate buffers will interfere with pH testing and use of the co2 chart. Will the amount of phos we dose into our tanks cause this situation as well?
     
  2. Tom Barr

    Tom Barr Founder
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    Re: Phosphates and pH

    Nope,
    You do not need more than 2ppm PO4.
    At high levels, this can influnece KH but not this low level.

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    Tom Barr
     
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