Category Archives: Plant Maintenance

Hydra Aquatics CO2 Regulator Safety Information and Installation Instructions

General CO2 Safety Message:Keep out of reach of children.Always wear safety protection for eyes. CO2 is not toxic, however it is odorless, colorless, tasteless, and can displace oxygen. If kept in a small space, a leak could result in a bad atmosphere. What are the health effects of carbon dioxide?CO2 is considered to be minimally […]

UP Aqua CO2 Regulator – Omnibus

“The new Omnibus decompression design is built with all new replaceable high pressure components crucial to providing stable flow output.” Ralph Cabage CO2 is one of the most important elements in a planted aquarium. Without CO2, plants are less vibrant and healthy. CO2 is essential, along with proper lighting and nutrients, to promote proper photosynthesis […]

CO2 Drop Checkers

Monitoring and maintaining the correct CO2 levels in a planted aquarium is vital. The drop checker is a reservoir for a colored fluid that indicates whether there is too much, too little or the correct level of CO2 for plants to grow and that is a safe level for the fish.  How to install a […]