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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-13-2013, 06:40 AM Thread Starter
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how to clean sponge filters from qt tank?

how do i clean the spong filters from a tank infected with sickness so they are safe?
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-13-2013, 09:22 AM
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-15-2013, 12:33 AM
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Rinse. Soak in bleach solution. Rinse. Soak in water with Prime. Rinse and your done.

Have spare sponge and rotate them.

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once your done with the bleach treatment wet it with 70% isopropyl alcohol allowing it to dry out overnight

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thank you all for the help, still have a week of qt ant then ill have to clean the tank and filter
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