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post #14 of (permalink) Old 12-04-2012, 08:14 PM
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Originally Posted by ANTIplastic View Post
Not to sound like such a sheep-but no. It doesn't say why there should be such a heavy opening dose. Nothing that caught my attention anyways.
Hi ANTIplastic,

The reason for the high dosage after a water change per Seachem is:

Thank you for your question, -------. Because carbon can be removed from the water upon performing a major water change, we recommend increasing the amount of Flourish Excel dosed on water change days, simply to re-constitute the water with carbon for your plants to utilize as needed. We hope this information helps, and thank you for using Excel!

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