JBL NovoTab
Main food tablets for all aquarium fish

  • Complete nutrition and ideal growth for all freshwater fish. Also ideal for bottom dwellers like armored catfish
  • Optimal protein/fat ratio for healthy fish: ideal feeding conditions for fish species from 3 to 20 cm in all water layers. Food tablets stick to the aquarium glass, fish can be observed during feeding
  • No water clouding: reduced algae growth thanks to balanced phosphate content, better water quality due to better digestibility of the food, which reduces fish excrement
  • Fish choose JBL food: 98.5% of all fish species ate the JBL food immediately during research expeditions in freshwaters. No processing of cheap fish meal, fish meat from fish fillet production for humans is used
  • Contents: main food, for aquarium fish. After opening use up within 4 months. Unopened storable for 3 years in high-quality packaging with foil seal.
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Animal welfare is important to us
No processing of cheap fish meal, uses fish meat from fish fillet production with the motto: The large fillet for humans and the small fillet for our aquarium fish.
For years JBL has supported the largest international organisation for the protection of sharks “Shark Project”.

Other good reasons to use JBL fish food:
- The use of pure fish protein without cheap fish meal
- Optimal protein/fat ratio
- Mainly proteins from water animals
- Reduction of algae growth and optimum fish growth thanks to adapted phosphate content
- Impressive acceptance on the part of fish
- research expeditions with fish feeding trials in the wild
- Very slight vitamin loss due to airtight sealed packaging

Ahead through research
The results of the JBL research expeditions, combined with the expertise of the JBL research and development team, has resulted in optimal and balanced food mixtures made of high-quality ingredients.

Feeding recommendation
Feed 1 – 2 times a day, as much as can be eaten within a few minutes.

Unopened the food tins can be kept for 3 years, after opening use up within 4 months, since valuable vitamins will deteriorate. Choose the size of the tin (100 ml, 250 ml) in accordance with the monthly consumption stated above and the number of the fish in the aquarium. Complements complete food and available separately: supplementary food and treats.

Details

JBL NovoTab 100 ml

Art. no.:
3023010
EAN Code:
4014162000774
Weight:
60 g
Content:
100 ml
Volume packaging:
0.210 l
Gross weight:
77.400 g
Net weight:
60 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
50/85/50 mm

JBL NovoTab 250 ml

Art. no.:
3024000
EAN Code:
4014162302403
Weight:
160 g
Content:
250 ml
Volume packaging:
0.430 l
Gross weight:
178.200 g
Net weight:
150 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
60/120/60 mm

JBL NovoTab 1 l

Art. no.:
3024500
EAN Code:
4014162302458
Weight:
640 g
Content:
1000 ml
Volume packaging:
1.720 l
Gross weight:
694.000 g
Net weight:
620 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
98/179/98 mm

JBL NovoTab 10,5 l

Art. no.:
3020100
EAN Code:
4014162302014
Weight:
5880 g
Content:
10,5 l
Volume packaging:
18.600 l
Gross weight:
6224.000 g
Net weight:
5880 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
265/265/265 mm
Analytical components
Composition
Additives
Colouring
Colorant Red E124
Colorant Iron Oxide Black E172
Colorant Iron Oxide Red E172
Colorant Indigotine Blue E132
Astaxanthin E161j food colouring
Antioxydants
E 306 (natural vitamin E extracts)
Vitamins, provitamins and other chemically defined substances with a similar effect (per 1000 g)
Vitamin A 22000 I. E.
Vitamin D₃ 2000 I. E.
Vitamin E 300 mg
Vitamin C(stable) 350 mg
Inosite 500 mg
FAQ
How long does the food keep after opening?

Please ensure you buy a packaging size suitable for your aquarium/terrarium/pond so that the quantity contained is used up within 4 months. Compare it with a tin of biscuits lying around for several months. When properly stored they are not necessarily soggy, but they are not quite as tasty as when the packet was opened. Therefore it is not advisable to use the food after this time.

The repeated opening and closing of the packaging brings the food into contact with bacteria and humidity over a longer storage period. Thus the quality of the premium food reduces continuously and this influences the vitamin content and the freshness of the food. For the benefit of your animals you always should feed them fresh food.

Which species of snails need which kinds of food?

JBL NovoFect

Thiaridae (thiarids) Viviparidae (river snails) Physidae (bladder snails) Lymnaeidae (pond snails) Pachychilidae (pachychilids) Neritidae (nerites)

JBL NovoPleco

Thiaridae (thiarids) Physidae (bladder snails) Lymnaeidae (pond snails) Pachychilidae (pachychilids)- of these only the potadoma Planorbidae (ramshorn snails) – behave

JBL NovoTab

Thiaridae (thiarids) Viviparidae (river snails) Physidae (bladder snails) Lymnaeidae (pond snails) Neritidae (nerites) only vittinas (e.g. the zebra nerite snail) Planorbidae (ramshorn snails) Pachylidae (pachychilids) – only the Adamietta

JBL NovoGranoVert

Thiaridae (thiarids) Physidae (bladder snails) Pachychilidae (pachychilids) Pomacea Komplex (subspecies of the apple snails
)
JBL Tabis Premiumfood

Thiaridae (thiarids) Viviparidae Physidae (bladder snails) Planorbidae (ramshorn snails) Lymnaeidae (pond snails) Pachychilidae (pachychilids) Neritidae (nerites) Pomacea Komplex (subspecies of the apple snails)

JBL NovoPrawn

Thiaridae (thiarids) Physidae (bladder snails) Lymnaeidae (pond snails) Pachychilidae (pachychilids) Neritidae (nerites) of them the Clithon sp.

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JBL Aquarium Fish Food - Trusted Worldwide

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08.11.2015

4th International L-Number Days: Hannover 2015 – Part 2

To start the second day we all sat down for breakfast together. So many aquarium enthusiasts gathered in one place, how fantastic. Ingo Seidel und Andreas Tanke jointly gave the first presentation “Wood eaters – the armoured catfish of the families Panaquolus, Panaque & Cochliodon“.

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06.11.2015

4th International L-Number-Days: Hannover 2015 – Part 1

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04.10.2015

Inside JBL – How does the food get in the tin?

You’ve probably already asked yourself how food gets put in tins. During our company tours we not only show our visitors how food is manufactured, but also how the tins are filled and sealed.

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Treating fish diseases before they arise

Even if your fish have fallen ill, it is not too late. Nonetheless we want to save the fish from getting ill. About 90 % of all fish diseases are the result of a weakening of the immune system.

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14.06.2017

There’s a demand for JBL cory food

Almost one hundred cory fans met up at the Corydoras Convention (a congress about cories) in Wigan near Manchester/England from 09 – 11 June, 2017.

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24.04.2015

JBL introduces: new bulk packs for fish breeders

JBL is now offering the popular 10 litre bucket! The staple food JBL NovoBel, food tablets and turtle food are now available in airtight reclosable plastic buckets for those who need more than 1000 ml or 5500 ml. ...

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06.09.2011

Relaunch of the new JBL Novo fish food range

JBL has fully revised the JBL Novo food range on the basis of the latest findings in fish physiology.

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