ADA Pack Checker NO3 (Nitrate) test
ADA Pack Checker NO3 (Nitrate) can be checked or the biological filtration functioning. If the biological filtration is working properly, the harmful Nitrite (NO2 -) is quickly converted into harmless Nitrate (NO3).
Nitrate is one of the most important nutrients for aquarium plants. The presence there of is so necessary for plant growth, but excessive presence can the growth of algae in the hand work. Also check the nitrate level of the aquarium water.
Contents: 5 tests
Measuring NO3 (Nitrate) from the aquarium water:
Nitrate is the end product in the nitrificatieproces (bacteria convert nitrogen compounds(N) of NH3 > NO2 > NO3). The Nitrate is a nutrient for our aquarium plants. A (in ratio with other nutrients) too much Nitrate can cause algproblemen. Also, it is standard in our tap water.
Our advice for a planted aquarium has a nitrate level of 10-30 mg/L.