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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-02-2018, 02:30 AM Thread Starter
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Laterite

It's been about five years ago that I was planning a planted tank. One of the supplies I purchased for it was laterite. I don't see laterite mentioned much.

I'd like to build a dirt tank. Would the addition of laterite be good? bad? neutral?

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-02-2018, 03:54 AM
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Never mind..
Just some info:
http://www.cichlid-forum.com/article...substrates.php


Laterites are rich in iron but lower CEC than some other types of aquarium clay substrates..
Rate it as... "good"..

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