JBL FilterBoost
Bacteria to enhance the filter performance for freshwater and marine aquariums

  • Optimises the filter performance and prolongs the intervals between filter cleaning. For setting-up new aquariums and after water changes and fish diseases for freshwater/marine aquariums, turtle and shrimp tanks
  • Put the granulate into the pre-filter or the first filter stage of your internal or external filter
  • Sludge breakdown by pure bacteria cultures. No clogging of filter materials. The filter needs cleaning less often
  • Bacteria activated granulate: sufficient for 5 - 6 l filter volume
  • Package contents: 1 pack FilterBoost, 25 g. Use: 25 g/5 - 6 l filter volume
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basic price 18.12 EUR / 100 g
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Product information

Nature at Home – Home for fish and plants
Fish and invertebrates need to feel as much at home in the aquarium as in the wild Transform your aquarium water into biotope-like water to protect your aquarium dwellers. FilterBoost promotes the breakdown of organic sediments, reduces the slime formation and prolongs the filter cleaning intervals.

Advantages of JBL FilterBoost
It prevents the filter from becoming clogged from the start – the filter material needs cleaning less often.

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Details

JBL FilterBoost

Art. no.:
2518500
EAN Code:
4014162251855
Content:
25 g
Range:
6 l
Volume packaging:
0.3 l
Gross weight:
48 g
Net weight:
30 g
Weight factor:
1000
Packaging dimensions (l/h/w):
27/140/74 mm

Properties

Animal species: Terrapins, Tropical Terrapins, Turtles, Tetras, Barbels, Danionins, Livebearers, Cichlids - Small “Predators”, Cichlids - Algae Eaters, Cichlids - Large “Predators”, Labyrinth Fish, Goldfish, Veiltails, Catfish, Loaches, Blowfish, Spiny eels & Reedfish, Butterflyfish & Panchaxes, Killifish & Rainbowfish, Juvenile Fish, Silver arowana, Axolotl, Shrimps and dwarf crayfish, Discus fish, Marine fish, Corals, Crustaceans, Guppy, fighting fish, Flowerhorn cichlids, shrimps, cichlids: angelfish, discus, molluscs
Animal size: For all animal sizes
Animal age group: All aquarium fish
Volume habitat: 200 L
Material: Up to 1% of various strains of water cleaning bacteria (pseudomonas, xanthomonas, arthrobacter, micrococcus, nitrosomonas and others) are coated on solid mineral carrier material. All bacteria belong to the risk class R1. Rest = mineral granulates
Colour: white
Dosage: 25g for 5 - 6 l filter volume

Electronic label / illuminant

Mercury: No
Dimmable: No
Socket designation: 25g for 5 - 6 l filter volume
FAQ
Where can you use bacteria to remove sludge?

Dedicated bacteria to remove sludge and increase the filter performance can be used in fresh and sea water. Their use is possible in all filters with a multi-layer filter mass structure. They are not suitable for internal filters with a single foam cartridge.

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Instructions

safety instructions

  • safety instruction for water conditioners
    • Filename:
      safety_instructions_Wasseraufbereitung.pdf
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Customer reviews

Reviews

Overall rating: 5.0
1 public review for this product.

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der_ aquariumschrank - German
2021-06-19T15:48:52Z

Gibt den Filter ein Schönen Boost sowie es auf der Verpackung steht


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