Arsenic?

Discussion in 'Triton Applied Reef Bioscience' started by CMO, Jun 1, 2018.

  1. marlinmon

    marlinmon Active Member Partner Member 2019

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    Can't imagine it came from your RO source. Drinking water standards are <0.01 ppm, I believe. Maybe leaching off a piece of equipment? Or analysis mishap?
     

  2. ChitownReef

    ChitownReef New Member

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    Anyone get additional information on this? I got back some ICP test (non-Triton) results recently that showed high levels also. Last time I did an ICP test (a Triton test), my level was zero. However, since that time, I've changed salts from Red Sea Pro to Fritz's Pro. I dose 2 part - two little fishes. I've seen articles online that suggest certain salt mixes can have high levels of arsenic depending on the grade of additives used.
     
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  3. Weevo

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    I'm using Fritz too but my sps look great so I'm baffled unless ICP is off
     
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    ChitownReef New Member

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    Does high arsenic levels mean sps will struggle and (if so) at what levels? My sps are generally fine also. It seems strange that it would be an ICP issue, since I wasn't using Triton but others were.
     
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