- NeoNitro - Balanced Nitrogen Supplement - Brightwell Aquatics
Used in conjunction with MICROBACTER7 and REEF BIOFUEL or KATALYST, enables natural phosphorus uptake to take place in systems with inadequate nitrogen content, lowering phosphate concentration without the use of chemical filtration media and without resorting to polluting the system with organic material to raise the nitrogen content.
Recommended for use by advanced reef aquarists maintaining ultra-low nutrient content systems, only.
May be used with MICROBACTER7 (selected microbes and enzymes), REEF BIOFUEL and/or KATALYST (organic carbon source), and NEOPHOS (phosphorus source) to achieve desired nutrient content in reef aquaria for improved health and coloration of inhabitants.
Instructions and Guidelines
Please refer to the directions on the bottle's packaging for the most up to date concentrations and dosing instructions.
Keep out of reach of children. Not for human consumption.
Purified water, proprietary nitrogen salts.
Successfully-operated low-nutrient and ultra-low-nutrient reef aquaria rely upon a balance of carbon, nitrogen,
and phosphorus in order to enable beneficial microbes to efficiently remove latent organic material by means of consuming it and converting it into additional microbial biomass. The resulting perpetual supply of planktonic microbes is exported from the system via protein skimming and/or captured by corals and other suspension-feeding invertebrates, recycling the once-latent organic material (waste) into additional biomass of these organisms. These nutrients are also required by zooxanthellae, and therefore by zooxanthellate invertebrates, for continued existence.
The ability of microbes to remove nutrients from their surroundings relies upon the presence of adequate supplies of organic carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus; if any one of these nutrients is not present in adequate supply, microbial uptake slows or ceases and the concentrations of the remaining nutrients increases as nutrient input continues. The aquarist may employ appropriate filtration material to reduce the concentrations of these nutrients, however bringing the nutrient concentrations into "balance" will accomplish the same task. Failure to maintain adequate nutrient content in any reef system may result in bleaching and/or tissue degradation of zooxanthellate invertebrates.
Seems good By EJK on 10/15/2018EJK would recommend this product to a friendThis successfully raised nitrates in my tank without any side affects. My coral looks a lot better.
Good product By OLD REEFER on 8/22/2018OLD REEFER would recommend this product to a friendCorals were getting very light because of low nitrate. Used this to get the nitrates up a little and it worked as expected.
0 NO4 is a BAD thing By MCLovin on 6/5/2018MCLovin would recommend this product to a friendSolved so many issues for me and my over filtered Triton tank … even though my phosphates were 4-12 PPB (ULR Hanna) - I had to clean glass every other day and fought cyano and other nuisance algae on the rocks. Haven't had to touch the glass in over a week - no more bad algae. Too soon to tell if slowly starving coral will recover. End take away was having undetectable nitrate (Salifert test) was a bad thing - now test just barley shows color and everything is happy.
Saved my Zoa By JOHN on 2/19/2018JOHN would recommend this product to a friendNopox is just too efficient in a mixed tank. Dosing at a lower level than recommended to maintain a barely detectable NO3. I use my Bob Marley Zoa as the definitive indicator.
Very pleased! By Paul on 11/24/2017Paul wouldn't recommend this product to a friendCarbon dosing was too effective in my tank and zero nitrates was causing poor coloration. Started dosing this at less than recommended got my no3 from 0.00 to 0.75 over a weeks time and everything looks better. This stuff is awesome!
A must have when carbon dosing! By Russ on 12/15/2015Russ would recommend this product to a friendIf you are carbon dosing and able to get nitrates down but find yourself with a phosphate issue causing algae and cyano, this is the product your looking for.No need to run gfo to take care of excess phosphates anymore. I used this product when running biopellets.