Live Rock Leaching Phosphate


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Aug 31, 2012 · Likewise, phosphate can precipitate onto the surface of calcium carbonate, such as onto live rock and sand The absorption of phosphate from seawater onto aragonite is pH dependent, with the maximum binding taking place around pH 84 and with less binding at lower and higher pH values If the calcium carbonate crystal is static (not growing),


Rock leaching phosphates? - Reef Central Online Community

Aug 01, 2013 · Rock, especially Calcium Carbonate (live rock) that has been in water that is high in inorganic phosphate will adsorb phosphate, the depth and level of contamination will depend on a varietty of factors for example, length of time of exposure, properties of the carbonate structure and concentration of exposure


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Mar 13, 2015 · Live rock leaching phosphate Discussion in 'Reef Aquarium Discussion' started by choppingblock, Mar 13, 2015


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Aug 30, 2015 · Actualy I'm cycling both live rock and dry rock in different buckets My plan is to use my 45kg dry rock (caribsea life rock) for my display tank and the 5kg live rock in the sump I'm on the second week of curing live rock changing the water every 4-5 days and the rock stil leaching phosphate


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will older live rock ever STOP leaching P04?? - The Reef Tank

Aug 30, 2010 · I've never used base rock, but know that curing live rock will introduce PO4 that will leach out as the rock ages When curing the rock, the use of a protien skimmer and phosphate sponge or phosphate removing sheet/filter, or liquid stone remover, will prevent the rock …


Does Base Rock Leach Phosphate? | 3reef Aquarium Forums

Feb 02, 2012 · I now use 3 teaspoons for a 20g tank and replace it every 2-3 weeks No algae/phosphate issues whatsoever (and this is coming from someone who used live-rock with tap water for 12 years- want to talk about leaching phosphate lol)


Can Live Rock Leach Phosphates | AquariaCentral

Sep 28, 2007 · The algae seems concentrated on all my original rock which came out of my 60 gal It was while it was in the 60 gal that I had problems with Phosphates for around 12 months My LFS is pretty convinced that it can leach into the rock ( a bit like copper) and then leach back out into the water


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Apr 15, 2014 · Leaching Phosphate from rock with Kalkwasser - In my readings I've been looking for ways to leach phosphates from my old liverock in a more efficient manner than cookingThis is a two-part postPart Leaching Phosphate from rock with Kalkwasser - The Reef Tank


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Dec 23, 2013 · Phosphate flow out of rocks Many people, when they get their scrubber running for the first time, get worried when more (not less) algae starts to grow on their rocks It seems really strange, especially when nitrate and phosphate have gone lower than before What is happening is that phosphate is coming out of the rocks


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May 18, 2012 · phosphates and live rock rock is leaching po4 and needs to be cleaned rinsed and put in the qt tank for cycling and p04 removal I have way to much rock in the display tank anyway I have been running the gfo for 48 hours and my phosphates went from 45 to 35 still wayy to high not sure what to do I could move the corals to the qt tank


Phosphate "flow out of rocks" and what not | Algae Scrubbing

Dec 23, 2013 · Phosphate flow out of rocks Many people, when they get their scrubber running for the first time, get worried when more (not less) algae starts to grow on their rocks It seems really strange, especially when nitrate and phosphate have gone lower than before What is happening is that phosphate is coming out of the rocks


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Can Live Rock Leach Phosphates | AquariaCentral May 03, 2017· Can Live Rock Leach Phosphat , I have been told that my Live Rock is leaching phosphates and is what is , The absorption of phosphate , 【More】 Tillage, mineralization and leaching: phosphate - CAB ,


How do live rock and susbtrate bind phosphates?

Dec 15, 2013 · And what happens when you dissolve rock with an acid It for all practical purposes is melting the rock, closes pore, locking in things in some of those pores At the same time the rock, made of calcium carbonate that is dissolving, releases CO3--, which a base, which raise the local pH, Alk,


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Coralline Algae and it’s Role on Live Rock Coralline Algae is a red algae in the order Corallinales It is an encrusting algae There are over 1600 known species to date The colors of these algae are most typically pink, varying shades of purple, and red, but can even be green, yellow, blue, and white


Can phosphates leach out from stone container

Jul 02, 2012 · Yes, phosphate is known to leach out from stone containers and it varies from manufacturers and models I do not remember how serious it can be when you are unlucky enough to get the wrong ones Some salt batches have higher phosphate than their normal level once a while too


Marco rock and phosphate - Manhattan Reefs

Sep 25, 2012 · Marco rock and phosphate Has anyone else had an issue with Marco rock leaching phosphate this is a continuation of my last post asking about removing phosphate I have a 210 gal reef tank total water volume 300 gal It started with dead sand and marco rock No live rock was used in this tank the tank has been running over 3 months


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May 29, 2011 · I have wrote on this matter before but keep reading , MY phosphate has risen is it leaching from my live rocks ,? from what i have read ,it will not leach back out The only way phosphates are going to get bound to a "rock" is if you have calcium carbonate precipitating out of the water onto the rock


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Wholesale Rock Phosphate ☆ Find 137 rock phosphate products from 71 manufacturers suppliers at EC21 ☆ Choose quality rock phosphate … Get Price; Phosphorite Wikipedia Phosphorite, phosphate rock or rock phosphate is a nondetrital sedimentary rock which contains high amounts of phosphate bearing minerals


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Could my live rock be leaching nitrates - Reef Central

Jun 09, 2011 · Could my live rock be leaching nitrates My tank has been setup for almost 2 years now there was a short time where i was doing water changes one time per month instead of weekly When i realized my nitrates went through the roof, i did everything i could to lower them


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Sep 13, 2014 · Liverock leaching phosphates Hi I was wondering if there's a way to test if live rock is leaching phosphates as last few months have been fighting phosphate problems and keep erring bad algae Sent from my iPhone using Aquarium Advice


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May 29, 2011 · I have wrote on this matter before but keep reading , MY phosphate has risen is it leaching from my live rocks ,? from what i have read ,it will not leach back out The only way phosphates are going to get bound to a "rock" is if you have calcium carbonate precipitating out of the water onto the rock


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The term ‘curing’ live rock is used interchangeably with the term ‘cycling’ your tank Once live rock has cured or cycled, it has gone through the nitrogen cycle and is ready to support reef life ‘Cooking’ your rock, however, refers to the removal of excess phosphate locked in the rock A better term would be ‘de-phosphating’ your rock


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Sep 25, 2012 · Has anyone else had an issue with Marco rock leaching phosphate this is a continuation of my last post asking about removing phosphate I have a 210


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Wholesale Rock Phosphate ☆ Find 137 rock phosphate products from 71 manufacturers suppliers at EC21 ☆ Choose quality rock phosphate … Get Price; Phosphorite Wikipedia Phosphorite, phosphate rock or rock phosphate is a nondetrital sedimentary rock which contains high amounts of phosphate bearing minerals


What to do about sustained phosphate and nitrate problems

Nov 26, 2013 · Total system volume is about 400g Tank has been running for 1 year I am doing a 100g water change every two weeks I started with dry Marco rock I have heard that could be a source of phosphate leaching I am running 4 MP40's for flow


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live rock leaching phosphate? - Biological Filtration · Likewise, phosphate can precipitate onto the surface of calcium carbonate, such as onto live rock and sand The absorption of phosphate from seawater onto aragonite is pH dependent, with the maximum binding taking place around pH 84 and with less binding at lower and higher pH values


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May 20, 2012 · If you reduce the nutrient levels in the water from what they have normally been, the nitrate and phosphates absorbed into the rock will now start to leach out of the rock raising the nutrient levels again Even if this rock becomes dead, the nitrates and/or phosphates will remain in the rock All rock, both live and dead, should be cured before being added to your set-up


Chemistry And The Aquarium: Phosphorus: Algae's Best

Phosphate Sources in Reef Tanks Flake fish stone is typically about 1% phosphorus (3% phosphate equivalent) by weight Consequently, if 5 grams of flake stone is added to a 100 gallon tank, there is the potential for the inorganic orthophosphate level to be raised by 04 ppm in that SINGLE FEEDING


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Phosphate (PO4) is directly related to algae outbreaks and coral health as lower phosphates (<003 ppm) usually mean less algae outbreaks and healthier corals I say “usually” because every tank is different Some tanks do well on lower phosphates, some do not (Hint…Chemistry and Tank Automation Program participants…this is right up your alley)


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Oct 02, 2014 · It is definitely possible that your live rock is leaching phosphate and/or nitrate from die off at some point in its life, and the easiest way to battle that is to remove it all and cook it This is extreme - last resort sort of thing though


Cause & Effect of Aquarium Phosphates - Algone

Cause & Effect of Aquarium Phosphates the water or from forming within the aquarium is the best safeguard from the harmful consequences of accumulating phosphates Inorganic phosphate or orthophosphate is the soluble form The reason for one is a delicately balanced filtration based on live rock and/or the need for nutrient


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Jun 06, 2016 · Some have mentioned potential phosphates leaching from the rock you have As you have mentioned about the muriatic acid, the goal with the acid is to dissolve the first few millimeters of rock because if phosphate had bound itself to the rock, it will be in the first few millimetres