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API Activated Filter Carbon

This API Activated Filter Carbon is designed for use in freshwater or saltwater aquariums. The carbon removes organic wastes and contaminants to keep aquarium water crystal clear.
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Reviews for API Activated Filter Carbon
Review 1 for API Activated Filter Carbon
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2 / 5 1 review

To Dusty

April 28, 2012
by KWSLO
fromSan Luis Obispo, Ca
What is your gender?M
How many pets do you have?5 or more
How often do you shop at PetSmart?Weekly
Bought this as I've used there pre-packaged carbon in the past. I put approx 2 oz of this in to a mesh bag and ran it under water to remove the carbon dust.
After about a min it still was not clean enough to insert into my filter. This went on for a few more mins. No matter how long you clean it, it never cleans out the dust. I then soaked it, This does not ever clean enough to where I would feel ok with using it in my filter.
Maybe I got a bad batch, But I'll stay with my usual brand.
I'll return it and exchange it for the other I've used in the past.
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