API Aqua Detox

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Use API Aqua Detox Nitrate Zorb uses a clever chemical formula to target ammonia in your aquarium water and remove it from your fish tank. A popular treatment for new tanks that tend to suffer from surges in ammonia levels, giving your aquarium a fighting chance at reaching an early chemical balance.


  • Aqua Detox size 6
    code: APIRE726A In stock Only 1 left in stock

Product Information

API Nitra-Zorb is a convenient pouch of natural and synthetic ion-exchange resins that selectively remove ammonia, nitrite, and nitrate from freshwater aquariums.

Nitra-Zorb™ also helps during start up by reducing unhealthy ammonia surges while establishing the aquarium's ecosystem. Ammonia can be devastating to a healthy fish stock, causing illness and death. 

Nitra-Zorb™ is completely phosphate-free, so won't cause an algae problem and it can be reused after recharging. See below for details on how to recharge.

Key Features:

  • Removes toxic ammonia, nitrite, and nitrate.
  • Reduces fish loss during start-up and cycling.
  • Rechargeable - may be reused.
  • Made of natural and synthetic ion-exchange resins.
  • Completely phosphate-free.
  • Size 6: treats up to 210 litres (55 Gal).

Usage Instructions:

  • Rinse pouch under water
  • Pop the pouch in the filter, ensuring it's in the water flow

To recharge:

  1. Dissolve 4 teaspoons of API Aquarium Salt in 240ml of warm tap water
  2. Soak API Aqua Detox pouch in this solution for 2 hours
  3. Rinse in tap water
  4. Store the pouch in this solution when not in use.

For a new aquarium or when nitrite has been detected - recharge every 5 days for 4 weeks, then every 2 weeks for the next month.

For an established aquarium- recharge every 2 weeks

When nitrite has been detected- recharge every 5 days until nitrite is reduced to 20ppm (mg/l)


Product Specification

Product Treats
API Aqua Detox size 6 208Litres

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