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  1. Default Betta chomped the activated charcoal


    0 Not allowed!
    I had a leak of activated carbon from my filter today.
    Before i could clean it all up my betta chomped one of them.
    What now?
    What will the consequences be...?

  2. #2

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    0 Not allowed!
    Probably nothing. It couldn't have been that big a piece.
    <-- Click for journals
    "There is no right way to do the wrong thing." - KingFisher "Only bad things happen fast in this hobby" - Cliff

  3. #3

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    0 Not allowed!
    You might want to take all the carbon out anyway unless you've already done that - carbon generally isn't needed in a filter unless you are trying to remove meds from the tank.
    46 gal fw tank with black skirt tetras, neon tetras, spotted corys, cherry barbs, otoclinus, snails & 4 amano shrimp - plastic & live plants
    5 gal QT
    Remember: Our job is to take care of the water our fish live in

  4. Default


    0 Not allowed!
    Thanks for the replies, yea i'v removed all the charcoal, the betta looks okay back to it's normal routine.

    Think i'll change the filter element to non charcoal from now on.

    Thanks people!
    :)

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