fbpixel

Can I Keep my UV Filter on When Dosing Nualgi?

No, you should turn off the UV filter when dosing Nualgi. UV filters are designed to kill certain parasites and harmful bacteria. Unfortunately, they also kill beneficial bacteria, microbes and diatoms in the water column.

Nualgi is designed to create a healthy biological cycle by feeding friendly diatoms and growing beneficial organisms; the UV filter interferes with this process. So, fear not—you can safely turn off the UV filter and let Nualgi work its magic!

You may have to be patient, though. While some ponds clear within a few days, others can take several weeks. Results may not occur overnight, but soon you’ll have a pond that’s sparkling and clear.

Learn more about why we recommend pulling the plug on your pond’s UV

uv light and pond filter being pulled from a pond that has clear water  

Please click here if this helped you.
3 people found this helpful.


Category: Dosing

← Can I Keep my UV Filter on When Dosing Nualgi?

ATTENTION AUSTRALIAN SHOPPERS, Nualgi Ponds is now available from Amazon in Australia
Dismiss

Want to Receive Pond & Koi Care Tips?

 

Sign up for our Newsletter to get first look at all of our pond care articles & resources for pond owners as well as exclusive discounts on Nualgi products.

Want to Receive Pond & Koi Care Tips?

Almost Finished! Please confirm your subscription by clicking the link in the email we just sent you.