Vertex Technologies

Vertex Technologies Rox 0.8 Carbon Filter Media - 3500ml

VX47013

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Rox 0.8 Activated Carbon is the highest grade acid washed extruded carbon available on the market today.

Features:
  • Steam activated produced to the highest quality Food-Grade required by the FDA.
  • Unmatched adsorption properties.
  • High mechanical strength and low dust content.
  • ROX Carbon offers superior pore size and structure, which makes it capable of adsorbing a wide range of molecule and particle sizes.
  • These superior adsorption qualities facilitate the capture and retention of: medication, organics, chemicals, color contaminants, odors, and water column impurities.
  • Electrostatic attraction and chemical bonding is utilized to accumulate and trap contaminants to pore walls and/or outer pellet surfaces.
  • Small pellet size and high porosity provides more surface area increasing adsorption rates to that required by the medical industry.
  • PH neutral.
  • For use in Saltwater, Freshwater, and Ponds.
Product Specifications:
  • Iodine Number: 1000min.
  • Ball-Pan Hardness: 97min.
  • Particle Size <0.6mm, MASS-%: 0.5max.
  • Iron (ACID EXTR.), MASS-%: 0.02max.
  • Moisture (AS PACKED), MASS-%: 5max.
  • PH: Neutral

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Aquatic animals remain the most challenging creatures to maintain in captivity. The pursuit of this challenge is the empowering force behind the realization of new ideas and innovations.

At Vertex Aquaristik, they embrace this force as the philosophy that guides them and pushes them forward.

As aquarists themselves, the Vertex staff is always exploring new ways to make aquarium keeping easier and affordable to increase hobbyists` chances for success. The company was founded upon the idea of sharing their passion and creativity with others.

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If you run GAC for your reef, Rox 0.8 is the way to go. This one from Vertex is priced similar to BRS and Aquamaxx and is comparable in quality. Vertex Rox has been around for longer, so I trust this brand more.
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