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I sterilizer glass cleaning

i have a turbtwist UV sterilizer which works just fine, however, the glass tube casing that the bulb sits in has become stained brown with fish/tank waste. I am sure this staining is reducing the affect of the UV light.

Any ideas on how this staining can be removed from the glass container?


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Take it out and wash it with hot water and washcloth...


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Hmm. .. it's like the stain is fused into the glass. Not sure if there is a chemical that could be used to remove it?

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Try bleach or viniger


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Tried bleach before. Will try vinegar next cheers

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