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Filter Starter Booster

Filter Starter Booster is a ready to use filter bacteria, pour directly into filter chambers to boost the nitrogen cycle, beneficial after medication or adding new fish.

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Kusuri Filter Starter Booster contains beneficial strains of nitrifying and denitrifying bacteria, which can be added after medicating, adding new fish or as a general boost to the filter at any time of the year. This product will improve water quality, is suitable to kick-start filters at the beginning of the season, after chemical treatment and as a boost to the pond filter. Kusuri Filter Starter Booster can be used in conjunction with salt. For best results use above 15°C (59°F) as bacteria split multiply and divide more efficiently the warmer the water temperature.

Use at the rate of 100ml per 1000 litres (220 gallons).

Shake bottle and apply either straight to the pond, or directly into filter chambers to boost the nitrogen cycle, beneficial after medica- tion or adding new fish. Switch off any UV lighting for a period of 3 days.

Use every 7th day for:
New pond or new filter installation for 3 to 6 weeks.
Spring, or when feeding resumes after winter for 2 to 3 weeks.
After any chemical treatment to the pond for 1 to 2 weeks.
When adding new fish stock to any pond for 1 to 2 weeks.
Dosing should be continued if any detectable presence of toxic Ammonia or Nitrite is found.