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Aquarium Pharmaceuticals Bio-Chem Zorb 10oz
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Bio Chem Zorb is a blend of resins and carbon filtration media in a usable filter pouch. Place easy-to-use, flow-through media pouch in any filter. Bio Chem Zorb removes organic wastes, heavy metals, pollutants, water discolorations, foul odors, and phenols in fresh and saltwater aquariums. One 10oz pouch treats up to 55 gallons of aquarium water.

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Aquarium Pharmaceuticals Bio-Chem Zorb® 10oz

The most scientifically-advanced filter media available. For sparkling clean water and healthy fish. Bio-Chem Zorb is a blend of 2 research-grade scavenger resins, 2 pharmaceutical-grade ion-exchange resins and high porosity activated carbon in a convenient filter pouch. Bio-Chem Zorb removes organic waste, toxic gases, water discoloration, foul odors and phenols in both fresh and saltwater, and toxic heavy metals in freshwater. Bio-Chem Zorb will not release phosphates. Treats up to 55 Gallons.

Purpose and Benefits:
  • Bio-Chem Zorb is a water filtration media comprised of research-grade organic scavenger resins, pharmaceuticals-grade ion-exchange resins and high-porosity activated carbon in a flow-through pouch. Bio-Chem Zorb removes dissolved organic pollutants from freshwater and saltwater aquariums. Bio-Chem Zorb can be used in any filter.

  • Fish, invertebrates, plants, algae and uneaten fish food release a variety of organic pollutants into the aquarium. When these pollutants accumulate in an aquarium, a stressful environment is created for all inhabitants. Poor water quality leads to lower disease resistance, inhibited growth, reduced oxygen level, discolored aquarium water and foul odors. Continuous filtration with Bio-Chem Zorb will restore water quality and create crystal clear water.

  • Bio-Chem Zorb works in freshwater aquariums by ion exchange and adsorption. Dissolved organics are adsorbed by the organic scavenger resins and activated carbon. The ion-exchange resins remove toxic heavy metals such as copper and lead. Use Bio-Chem Zorb in freshwater aquariums to keep the water healthy and sparkling clear.

  • In saltwater, Bio-Chem Zorb relies on the powerful adsorption properties of the organic scavenger resins and activated carbon. Bio-Chem Zorb is especially useful in removing refractory organics that cause yellow water, which results from a build-up of dissolved organics. These organic pollutants reduce the transmittance of blue light necessary for many marine invertebrates.

Directions for Use: Rinse the pouch thoroughly in tap water before use. Place the pouch in the aquarium filter so water passes through the pouch. Bio-Chem Zorb will remove pollutants for up to six months depending on stocking density and the level of pollutants generated in the aquarium. A heavily stocked aquarium will require more frequent replacement of Bio-Chem Zorb than a lightly stocked aquarium that receives a water change every week.

Compatibility: Bio-Chem Zorb can be used in all freshwater and marine aquariums.

Manufacturer Information: "quoted from the API company"

Aquarium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has been helping people take good care of ornamental fish for over 40 years. In 2005, Aquarium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. became the new API brand. While we have retained our superior product quality, we have packaged it in an exciting new way. Many of our bottles now have a sleek, rounded style and feature a convenient, new dosing cap. We are also rolling out a distinctive, new blue and white API logo, which will appear on all of our product packaging. This will make it easy to find Stress Coat, Stress Zyme, Melafix and all of your favorite API products.