Reef Micro Fuel is gentle on the system, it provides an alcohol free, non-flammable and sugar free rich carbon source for accelerated growth of bacterioplankton for food sources for corals and other invertebrates as well as for the crucial functions of nitrification, denitrification, nutrient assimilation and remineralization.
Proper use of Reef Micro Fuel will result in reduction of nitrates and phosphates to very low levels providing for a cleaner and more beautiful aquarium.
Use in aquarium keeping.
Reef Micro Fuel works well, as a growth accelerator, for natural bacteria in the marine aquarium by stimulating reproduction, and particularly well with microbial cultures such as BacterGen M or BacterGen MD.
It can be used in place of alcohol or other food sources in denitrators, as well.
Continuum recommends that you consider using BacterGen M regularly, along with the Reef Micro Fuel to replenish and accelerate the growth and maintenance of both aerobic and anaerobic bacterial populations in your aquarium.
This will reduce the levels of toxic ammonia, and nitrites, as well as phosphates and organic pollutants.
BacterGen MD is designed to be used primarily to establish and accelerate anaerobic bacterial populations in denitrators and live rock, helping to keep nitrates in check.