Why is a Clean Tank so important?

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Aquarium maintenance, and more importantly, regular maintenance, is probably the most important element in aquarium success for several reasons:

  1. Waste removal – Changing the water in itself will remove potentially toxic elements from the aquarium environment. Ammonia, nitrite, nitrates, and other complex organic molecules are removed and replaced with toxic-free water.
  2. Stabilizing pH – Waste removal allows the buffering capacity of the aquarium water to stabilize the pH, and fluctuations are kept minimal. ...
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