Petco Salt Mix is formulated to provide the nutrients and minerals necessary for healthy marine fish and coral environments. High quality and easy to use formula make Aquatic Gardens Salt Mix the right choice for your home marine aquarium.
In a separate container, fill with enough fresh water to replace 10% to 20% of the water in your aquarium.Use the included measuring cup, add one full leveled scoop (1/2 cup) of Marine Salt of each gallon of water to be mixed.Stir until salt mixture is completely dissolved.Measure the salinity (specific gravity) with a hydrometer. Adjust salt level accordingly. If salinity is too low, add more salt mix. If too high, add more de-chlorinated water. Recommended specific gravity: 1.020 - 1.024 (For most aquariums). Add salt water to the aquarium. Additional Recommendations:Change 25% of the water in your aquarium each month. Use de-chlorinated water.Never mix salt directly into aquariums containing live animals.Make sure newly mixed salt water temperature is within a few degrees of your aquarium before adding.Monitor your aquarium for proper pH and specific gravity levels after adding new salt water. Warnings Keep out of the reach of children. Not for human consumption. In case of contact with eyes, flush with water immediately and seek medical attention, as required.