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!

  • NP-Active Pearls (1 Gallon) - Dr Tim's

    NP-Active Pearls (1 Gallon) - Dr Tim's

    Dr Tim's Aquatics

    NP-Active Pearls are 100% biodegradable polymer bio-pellets DESIGNED and TESTED for aquatic systems that act as a carbon source for the growth of beneficial bacteria resulting in the removal of nitrate and phosphate from...