The Reef® Magnesium Sulphate 2kg


Product Code: TRMS2

    The Reef® Magnesium Sulphate 2kg - £13.99

 TheReef® supplies a broad range of dry chemical salts suitable for use in freshwater and marine aquaria.  These pure food or pharmaceutical grade salts require a little preparation but can be an economical alternative to commercial liquid additives. 


The Balling Method / 3-part method

Hans-Wermer Balling in Germany and Randy Holmes-Farley in the USA independently developed similar recipes for supplementing calcium and carbonates using basic chemical salts, and subsequently extended their approaches to cover a reef aquarium's magnesium requirements as well. You can download an information leaflet on a simplified version of these methods here [pdf].  TheReef® supplies the following pure chemical salts for use with these methods:


• Sodium Bicarbonate (NaHCO3)

• Calcium Chloride dihydrate (CaCl2.2H2O)

• Magnesium Chloride hexahydrate (MgCl2.6H2O)

• Magnesium Sulphate heptahydrate (MgSO4.7H2O)


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