How do Biopellets Work?
Biopellets or Solid carbon dosing has recently become an extremely popular method of removing nitrates from saltwater aquariums. Most Biopellets are made primarily of a biodegradable polymer that promotes aerobic and anaerobic bacteria growth making it a viable carbon source to consume nutrients (NO3 and PO4) within the water column. Similar to some of the traditional methods of dosing Vodka, vinegar or sugar as a carbon source.
By utilizing a media reactor filled with biopellets can change your tank!