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Peat filtering

Discussion in 'Water Chemistry' started by Dee Vura, Jul 10, 2019 at 8:14 AM.

  1. Dee Vura

    Dee Vura New Member

    Aug 6, 2017
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    Hello anybody here use peat filtering and if so how much do you use per gallon.

    Thanks Jeanne
  2. dw1305

    dw1305 Well-Known Member 5 Year Member

    Apr 10, 2008
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    Hi all,
    There are a few threads on the forum, have a look at <"Newbie questions....."> (towards the end of page 1.).

    How effective the peat is depends on how hard the water you start with is, and the <"nature of the peat">.

    Have a look at <"All the leaves are brown">, it talks about tannins and humic substances more generally.

    cheers Darrel