The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Is this ok to use in place of dolomite?
View Single Post
post #5 of (permalink) Old 02-05-2013, 05:04 PM
Hoppy
Planted Tank Guru
 
Hoppy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Sacramento, CA
Posts: 20,264
Dolomite dissolves very slowly in water. Calcium carbonate in most forms dissolves more rapidly. I think that is the primary reason for using dolomite instead of whatever form of calcium carbonate you might use. I don't see any reason why the stuff in that bag wouldn't work fine for MTS.

Hoppy
Hoppy is offline  
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome