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post #3 of (permalink) Old 01-11-2013, 05:36 AM
Bree
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And i always get confused about this so correct me if i'm wrong, but i do believe nitrates can be up to 20 and still safe, nitrates are not as important as the nitrItes and ammonia.
Its the nitrites and ammonia that cause the problems..

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