Boyds ChemiClean Red Algae Remover 2 GrProduct Code: BOYD16714
Cynobacteria is usually encouraged with the presence of nitrate and
ammonia, which are both fixed forms of nitrogen. Chemi-clean helps
clean and remove this problem algae through its own unique process.
Most other red slime removers use purely antibiotics, namely
erythromycin to take care of the algae. The use of such substances with
in your aquarium can have disastrous effects upon your nitrifying
bacteria and cause your tank to crash, killing the inhabitants of your
The use of chemi-clean not only as a problem solver, when red slime is
present, but as a regular maintenance procedure will help keep your
water crystal clear and your tank free of unwanted cynobacteria.
For best results, turn off UV sterilizer or Ozonizer and Protein
Skimmer. Remove Chemi-Pure or Carbon Filtration for 24 hours following
It is advisable to do at least a 20% water change after full treatment.
You must use an air stone when using Chemi-Clean. Place airstone in the
aquarium prior to and during treatment. Removes disease causing red
cyanobacteria (red slime) from live coral. Removes red slime, black,
blue-green and bubble producing algae. Oxidizes trapped organic sludge
and sediment. Clarifies aquarium water to crystal clear. Promotes ideal
enzyme balance. Contains no phosphates, algaecides or erythromycin
succinate. Safe for reef tanks, all invertebrates, desirable macro
algaes, nitrifying bacteria and fish. Treats up to 300 Gallons.