Using activated carbon in an aquarium can help keep the water clean and clear by removing impurities and odors. It can be used in different ways, such as in filter media or as a separate media in a filter bag. Before use, rinse the activated carbon to remove any dust and debris. It is recommended to replace the activated carbon every four to six weeks to maintain its effectiveness.
Phosphate (PO4) is a common mineral that is found in every aquarium, even if many aquarium owners are not aware of it. Phosphates are essential for water plant growth and health. But too much phosphate can cause problems for your aquarium fish and plants.- proper maintenance is necessary to avoid problems.