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EnviroDEFENSE® PurPond Aquatic
EnviroDEFENSE® PurPond Aquatic

ITEM NUMBER: ED 0303.1

Product Highlights

  • Degrades Fish Water & Uneaten Fish Food
  • Clarifies Water
  • Removes Sludge & Odor
Package Size
Bulk Powder
Water Soluble Packs

EnviroDEFENSE® PurPond Aquatic Formula is formulated for use in ponds, aquariums, small lakes and water gardens where organic odors and organic accumulations are a problem. EnviroDEFENSE® PurPond Aquatic Formula contains naturally occurring bacteria and enzymes, which have been selected and produced for their ability to break down organic matter and reduce ammonia accumulations through a natural oxidative process. EnviroDEFENSE® PurPond Aquatic Formula digests these organics naturally and safely leaving only water and carbon dioxide as a bi-product.

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS: In addition to 4 strains of bacteria (Bacillus amyloliquefaciens, Bacillus pumilus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus megaterium), EnviroDEFENSE® PurPond contains the following enzymes for rapid degradation of waste:

  • Protease: Digestion of Protein.
  • Amylase: Digestion of Starch.
  • Cellulase: Digestion of Cellulosic Particles.
  • Lipase: Digestion of Fats & Oils.

APPLICATIONS:
Pond/Water Garden Application: Apply 1 oz. (29.57 ml) per every 1,000 gallons (3.78 L) of pond water.

Aquarium Application:
Start Up Application: Apply ½ Teaspoon (2.46 ml) per every 500 Gallons (1,893 L).
Routine Application: Apply ¼ Teaspoon (1.23 ml) per every 500 Gallons (1,893 L).

PARAMETERS: For biology to work properly in the pond, certain water conditions must exist:

  • pH of the water maintained between 5.5 & 9.5.
  • Temperature of the water above 10°C (50°F).
  • Dissolved oxygen levels must be above 3 ppm.
  • Water must be free of chlorine/chemicals that will kill beneficial bacteria.

Case Study for PurPond Aquatic

The graph below show the reduction of COD (measure of organic compounds in water) by strains in EnviroDEFENSE® PurPond Aquatic. As the substrate degraded, the % oxygen saturation decreases.