Salifert Boron test
Salifert Boron Profi Test: Boron is an essential element in the marine environment. Too low a concentration can slow the growth of corals and calcareous algae, while too high a concentration can result in the formation of boric acid, which can act as a bactericide, killing essential bacteria in the life of the reef.
The concentration of boron in sea reativity low, between 4.4 mg / L and 4.8 mg / L. Boron E'consigliabile test once a month. Salifert Boron Profi-Test kit measures the Boro in intervals of 0.5 mg / L.
Always wait 24 hours after the last addition of Boron to the tank before measuring the value. To increase the boron concentration of additives used in light of that consideration or sodium borate or boric acid. The pH of the water to be tested must be between 7.9 and 8.5. The sea water contains approx. 4.4 ppm Boron