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Old 02-01-2012, 08:38 PM   #28
Rachel O'Leary
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because as ammonia is produced through waste, it drives teh pH down, rendering the ammonia non-toxic. There is no exchange of gas. When you allow the exchange of gas, it allows the pH to stay stable (in my case moderately hard) and allows teh ammonia to become exponentially more toxic.
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