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Hi new member, advice needed

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Hi Sad to say I have just discovered that a liquid air freshener has fallen in my tank and wiped everything out. I have removed all rock but wondered what the best way is to clean it all, decontaminate it and get it usable for when I can start everything up again?
Any advice would be great. Thank you.

Asco1104

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Reply #1

That’s rubbish sorry to hear that.

You will need to cure the rock and reseed it.
I would ditch the sand and buy new, drain the tank and give it a good clean to remove the liquid from the air freshener.


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Reply #2

Thanks Tim, absolutely gutted.
Always a lesson to be learnt!
Thank you, Stuart

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Reply #3

Bad luck Stu, what a nightmare :(

Tim's advice sounds good to me, I'd probably run a double helping of carbon to start off with as well, just in case there are any traces of it left in there.

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Reply #4

Thanks Andy clean up starts tomorrow. Lost what we think we're becoming a mating clown pair, shoulder tang, emperor angel all sorts.   :'(

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