AQUA-DETOX filtration media is scientifically proven to remove aquarium toxins
- Removes ammonia, nitrite and nitrate
Follow API Easy Care Guide and use AQUA-DETOX when:
- Addressing Water Solving Problems to remove ammonia, nitrite & nitrate
AQUA-DETOX is a ready-to-use filter media pouch, can be added to your filter to remove ammonia, nitrite and nitrate. AQUA-DETOX is made of natural and synthetic ion-exchange resins that selectively remove toxins from freshwater aquariums. AQUA-DETOX is completely phosphate-free and can be reused after recharging.
We’ve proven how well AQUA-DETOX works in reducing ammonia and nitrite levels! Do you want to know how? Check out the Science Inside article by clicking on the ‘Documents & MSDS’ tab to the left.
Directions: Rinse pouch under tap water. Place pouch in path of water flow in the aquarium filter. For a new aquarium or when ammonia or nitrite is detected: recharge every 5 days for the first month, and then every 2 weeks for the second month. For an established aquarium: recharge every 2 weeks. When nitrate is detected: recharge every 5 days until nitrate is reduced to 20ppm (mg/L) or less. Replace pouch after 2 months.
To recharge: dissolve 4 tablespoons (80 g) of API® AQUARIUM SALT 240 ml of warm tap water. Soak pouch for 2 hours, then rinse lightly in tap water. When not in use, store pouch in recharging solution.
Item #: Treats:
RE-726 Size 5 Up to 75 litres
RE-726A Size 6 Up to 210 litres
Other AQUA-DETOX filtration media:
For API nexx™
- Item #FR-776A AQUA-DETOX Size 4 (2 pack)