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Anyone know why thatpetplace.com says that the Red Sea Nitrate Test kits are for marine use only? Is it just an assumption on their part that only reef keepers would want to test nitrates, or is it actually that the test shouldn't be used for freshwater tanks (might give bad readings or something?) Is there a Red Sea Nitrate kit just for freshwater?

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The one I have ("Nitrate test lab") is for both salt and freshwater.
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