Only for the ambitious: The JBL Biotope Aquarium Design Contest 2014


The Eastern European JBL Biotope Aquarium Design Contest has been in existence since 2011 and is now entering its fourth year. Aquascapers and biotope aquarists, committed to biotope aquatics (reproduction of a habitat), are invited to compete in this challenging contest. ...

Frost and summer don’t go together


Fans of frozen food for ornamental fish have to be extra careful in summer! High outdoor temperatures make frozen food thaw quickly and this can result in an explosive increase of bacteria in the frozen food!

The 4-star all inclusive hotel with day nursery for mothers-to-be


Spawning boxes have existed for a long time. But this new spawning box from JBL beats all records:

A good tool is worth its weight in gold


Just like a cheap spanner would drive any handyman mad, bad scissors or pincers can make aquarists livid!

CO2 for two


The trend towards a second aquarium is continuing! But who wants a separate CO2 unit for each aquarium? JBL has the solution:

A huge diminutive: the new JBL CristalProfi m greenline


This new filter system is a must for every aquarium between 20 and 80 litres! At last a small filter which, despite its unprepossessing appearance, unites many superlatives:

The smallest JBL product gets the biggest prize


The product is only 2 mm in size. Yet despite this, perhaps because of this, it was voted product of the year 2013/2014 by the German retail pet trade. The trade magazine “pet” initiated the vote and handed over the award for JBL PlanktonPur ...

JBL with specialty fertilizers for successful aquascapers and those who want to be


Normally aquarists are pleased if their nitrate and phosphate levels are low. Only the aquascaper attempts to supplement the “normal” fertilizer with fertilizer components, either individually or in the form of a PPK fertilizer. This is because of the low fish stock. ...

New topics and quick access to the JBL homepage


With only two clicks a significant improvement of the JBL homepage has made it possible for you to download guide booklets, to be shown new innovations and to find videos.

Jelly-like animals are more popular than ever


Hardly any other decorative article is as popular as the JBL jellyfish! That’s why JBL is extending the range with more jellyfish and a fish. The animals can be attached to the glass with a suction cup and move with the water current.