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Seachem

Seachem Laboratories Purigen

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SeaChem Purigen is a premium synthetic adsorbent that is unlike any other filtration product. It is not a mixture of ion exchangers or adsorbents, but a unique macro-porous synthetic polymer that removes soluble and insoluble impurities from water at a rate and capacity that exceeds all others, even HyperSorb, by over 500%.

Overview:

  • Purigen removes:
    • proteins
    • nitrites
    • nitrates
    • ammonia
    • and a broad spectrum of organics
  • Has minimal impact on trace elements
  • Significantly raises redox
  • Polishes water to unparalleled clarity
  • Darkens progressively as it exhausts
  • Easily renewed by treating with household bleach

Specifications:

  • 100 mL bag purifies and polishes up to 100 gallons
  • Lasts up to six months
  • For both marine and freshwater use

Specifications

SeaChem Purigen is a premium synthetic adsorbent that is unlike any other filtration product. It is not a mixture of ion exchangers or adsorbents, but a unique macro-porous synthetic polymer that removes soluble and insoluble impurities from water at a rate and capacity that exceeds all others, even HyperSorb, by over 500%. Purigen; removes protiens, nitrites and nitrates, ammonia, and a broad spectrum of organics, yet its impact on trace elements is minimal. It significantly raises redox. It polishes water to unparalleled clarity. Like HyperSorb, Purigen darkens progressively as it exhausts, and is easily renewed by treating with household bleach. A 100 mL bag of Purigen purifies and polishes up to 100 gallons of water for up to six months. Purigen is designed for both marine and freshwater use.


Manufacturer Info

Seachem
Seachem Laboratories, Inc. was established in 1980 by Dr. Leo G. Morin. Seachem moved into a state of the art 110,000 square foot facility in Madison, Georgia marking their 25th anniversary in the industry in 2005. This facility includes production and research laboratories, manufacturing, inventory, shipping, and office space.

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how do you recharge seachem purigen
Asked : Oct 21, 2018
By : Jon, VIRGINIA
 
 
 
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does it come with the bag
Is the mesh bag included
Asked : Nov 27, 2017
By : Molly, McKinney tx
 
 
 
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The 100mL size does include a bag; the larger sizes do not and will require a media bag. Here is a link to my favorite media bag for this application: http://mdshop.us/2CfTLQD
Answered : Jan 02, 2018
By : Robert, Garden Grove
 
 
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Keeps water very clear

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Comes in a bag and keeps water extremely clear
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This stuff is great because it comes in a bag that is compact and it keeps your tank in great shape, amazing stuff.
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Best stuff

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Perfect for every tank, effective, Water quality
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This is by far the best overall chemical media. It’s a must have in any tank, from nano to massive. This media gets rid of every nasty little thing in your tank. I love this stuff and you can buy media bags to make it last longer. So the price is great. One bag treats 100 gallons, so with 5 extra ...Read More
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Works great

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Works great.
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Helps keep those certain unwanted perimeters in check. I use purigen with chemi pure elite, filter pads, and a good protein skimmer. My tank looks amazing.
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Crystal Water
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Crystal Clear Water
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Buying your own bag
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I find this product to be better than other brands that comes packed in a jar in a pre mixed bag, one could create their own mix by using this product, GFO and high quality carbon and save tons of money!!
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Great filter media!!
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Easy to use. Great price. Works great!!
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Have been running Purigen for 2weeks and water has never been clearer. Has dropped nitrates from 5 to barely detectable already. Using 2 100ml bags in a Phosban 150 reactor for a 125 gallon tank. Highly recommend this product!!!!
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Purigen
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Easy to use
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Seems to work very well. I've only had it in my filter for a week or so but Nitrates have gone down, the reason I bought it to begin with.
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It works
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To start off I am new to the hobby; however, this stuff is great. It removes everything I don't want and leaves trace elements in the water. It is also reusable. I bought it in the 100 ml bag. I don't run carbon anymore unless there is a reason. For my 28 gal nano this is more than I need. If you...Read More
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