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post #9 of (permalink) Old 04-01-2013, 08:19 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks Paul,

I learn about the Purigen the hard way first, haha.

What i ended up doing was a 60% water change using the Siphon, and focused on really trying to pull all the particulate from the substrate. After doing this, replacing the water, along with the filter floss/Purigen the result is very good.

Shame on me for not doing a good enough job of washing the substrate out of the gate.
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