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Sludge Reducer from Tetra - Formerly AquaZyme - 40oz - 16398

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Sludge Reducer from Tetra - Formerly AquaZyme - 40oz - 16398

 
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TetraPond - Sludge Reducer (Formerly AquaZyme™) - Improves Water Clarity - Helps clear bottom of pond.

Full season water clarifier program. Great to use in spring before water is shaded by aquatic plant cover. Contains high concentration of natural, beneficial bacteria and enzymes that consume the organic matter and nutrients, in pond water. Safe for fish and aquatic plants. Use in the spring and summer.




Benefits:

  • Manufacturer's Part # 16398
  • Product size: 40 oz ( 1133 g )
  • Easy Measuring
  • Treats up to 40,000 gallons
  • Degrades organic debris
  • Use as Part of Your Maintenance Program
  • Adds beneficial bacteria, that produce enzymes, to pond bottom to degrade organic debris and reduce sludge build up.
  • Helps keep water clear by reducing organic debris
  • By minimizing sludge, water clarity is improved since turbulence caused by swimming fish can agitate sludge and cloud water
  • Particularly useful in ponds with stones at the bottom where netting or vacuuming debris is impractical
  • Contains Beneficial Enzyme Producing Bacteria
  • Not harmful to fish and aquatic life when used as directed!


Product Dosage:

Regular Maintenance:

Dose every 2 weeks. 1 teaspoon (5g) treats 180 US gallons (680L). 1 tablespoon (15g) treats 540 US gallons (2040L)

Pond Start up:

Dose every week for 4 weeks. 2 teaspoons (10g) treats 180 US gallons (680L). 2 tablespoons (30g) treats 540 US gallons (2040L)

End of season shutdown:

Dose once a week for 4 weeks. 1 teaspoon (5g) for every 100 US gallons (380L).


Special Note: Works best in pH range of 6.0-8.5 with 7.0 being ideal. Provide aeration to the pond with fountain, waterfall or air pump. Keeps pumps running 24 hours a day.



How many Gallons do I have in my pond?



A: You can determine how many gallons by measuring length (L), width (W), and average depth (D) in feet (ft) or meters (m) and calculate volume using one of the following formula: Square/Rectangular: L(ft) x W(ft) x D(ft) x 7.5 = Gallons OR Circular/Elliptical: L(ft) x W(ft) x D(ft) x 5.9 = Gallons.





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Sludge Reducer from Tetra - Formerly AquaZyme - 40oz - 16398