Tetra Algae Control liquid combats auarium algae and works to prevent it's return. Tetra Algae Control liquid not only combats aquarium algae it also works to keep it from returning. Algae Control liquid is highly effective against green water (algal blooms) blue-green algae diatoms or inbrown algaein hair algae or blanketweed that grow on the glass and decor. Unlike some other products on the market Tetra Algae Control liquid can be safely used in planted aquariums. Tetra's precision dropper tops help consumers administer the proper dose to their aquarium.
- Use Instructions: It is a violation of federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Before applying, first remove as much algae as possible by cleaning the glass and decor. This allows tetra algae control to be its most effective at reducing the remaining algae and inhibiting new algae growth. Remove activated carbon filters for 6-8 hours after dosing. Be prepared to clean out additional algae as it is killed to prevent deterioration of water quality.Apply dosage in the morning: Add 1ml of tetra algae control for every 12 gallons (45L) of aquarium water. Do not overdose. Adding tetra algae control in areas of high water agitation or by pre-diluting tetra algae control in a cup of aquarium water will help to distribute the active ingredient. Ensure the aquarium is well aerated. Repeat if needed every three days for up to three total doses, then clean the aquarium of dead algae, and do partial water change. For regular maintenance, use as algae starts to reappear.Attention: do not use in newly established aquariums less than three months old. Do not use in aquariums with invertebrates or crustaceans e.g. Crabs, shrimps, or crayfish.
- Caution: Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco, or using the toilet. Do not allow pesticide to enter or run off into storm drains, drainage ditches, gutters or surface waters. Store bottle out of reach of children.
- Benefits: 1. Combats aquarium algae and also works to keep it from returning.2. Can be safely used in planted aquariums.3. Controls green water.