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Tropic Marin Pro Reef salt is German-engineered with ultra-pure pharmaceutical-grade salts. This eliminates any chance of unwanted contamination, like nitrate, phosphate and ammonia, that is often found in industrial-grade salt ingredients.

Tropic Marin also makes sure each batch contains all 70 trace elements that occur in natural ocean water. The high-grade salts completely dissolve due to the purity of the formulation and tight quality control. The Pro Reef formulation is intended for reef aquariums with SPS, LPS and other reef organisms that need a steady supply of calcium and magnesium for growth.

Calcium and magnesium levels are higher than regular Tropic Marin sea salt. Pro Reef also has a reduced alkalinity level that complements regular use of calcium-adding supplements or calcium reactors. Lower alkalinity is believed to help corals calcify and grow faster. You’ll find that it will be easier to maintain the pH and alkalinity when using calcium and magnesium supplements or reactors.

10% weekly water changes are recommended when using Pro Reef salt.

What we really like about Tropic Marin Pro Reef Sea Salt Mix:

  • Fast dissolving with no residue
  • No impurities like nitrate or phosphate
  • Very consistent batch to batch
  • Formulated for reef aquariums
  • Available in 32 and 200 gallon mixes

Tropic Marin Pro Reef Sea Salt Mix Features:

  • Pharmaceutical-grade salts
  • Lower alkalinity for SPS and LPS corals
  • Increased calcium and magnesium levels
  • Compatible with calcium dosing and reactors
  • Contains no artificial chelators
  • All elements are in their natural state

Product Manuals & Documentation

Tropic Marin Pro Reef Sea Salt

Owner's Manual available for download in Adobe PDF file format

Manufacturer Info

Tropic Marin
Tropic Marin: A strong foundation in science and hobby: The successful methods and techniques of today`s marine aquarists are the result of a close collaboration between serious hobbyists, scientists and specialists at public aquariums. Tropic Marin came about in exactly the same way over 30 years ago! This close cooperation resulted in one of the first complete one-part synthetic marine salt mixtures that provided the optimum natural environment for the professional as well as the private aquarist.

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It appears that the PDF Owner's Manual recommends aging this salt for at least 24 hrs before using? Is this just for TM or for other salt mixes as well?
There are 2 owner's manual on your site for the Tropic Marin salt. The first one recommends aging the salt for 24 hrs. However, the instructions do not refer specifically to TM or have the TM logo in the PDF. So I don't know if the instructions are generic or apply specifically to TM salt since the PDF name says TM Owners Manual.
Asked : May 25, 2017
By : Aran, KY
 
 
 
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Yes, most synthetic salt mixes recommend mixing the salt and water together for about 24 hours. Always follow the manufacturer directions when measuring and mixing salt, as it can vary from brand to brand.
Answered : Apr 27, 2018
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Do you know what the DKH range is on this product?
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Asked : Jan 08, 2017
By : Jeremy, United States
 
 
 
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Tropic Marin salt typically mixes at 7-8dKH; which make it great for Zeovit SPS aquariums and systems that utilize carbon dosing.
Answered : Jan 09, 2017
By : MD Tech
 
 
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Best Salt out there

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One of the fastest Dissolving salts.
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Very Pricey.
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This is the best Reef Salt out there in my opinion.
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Mixes fast
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Switched from Reef crystals to Tropic Pro
I have noticed my corals growing at a faster rate and the colors are popping more. So far so good!
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Salt mix

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Mixes fast and clear
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Best salt I've used so far.. been threw 3 different salts... mixes fast and clear
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This IS the salt to use!!!

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Happy coral, no salt creep, all the parameters you want
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none
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Been through them all. This is the ONLY salt to use in your salt tank!!!
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Great product

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Reputation, fast mix time, quality, parameters in salt meet tank needs
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Cost
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This salt is expensive no doubt. Ultimatley fits my needs and thoroughly enjoy product. Mixes very fast as i dont have space to store premixed salt water and no issues in tank thus far. Switched to this salt for 2 reasons. Fast mix time and low dKh.
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The best IMO
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Great for SPS
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pricey
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I have been in this hobby for about 4 years now. Started with easy Corals like shrooms, ricordea, polyps. I tried some of the more popular salt mixes like Rea Sea, Reef Crystals. All good salt mixes but I couldn't keep SPS. Tropic Marin Pro helped me keep SPS. I believe it's the KH that mixes a ...Read More
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Love how it mixes up!
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Mixes up very cleanly and quickly
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Price
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I am about to start my 2nd bucket of this salt - really like how nicely it mixes up, and cleanly at that - no residue. Also, the values seem to be nicely consitent.
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