This is a 74 ounce jar of Fluval Zeo-Carb Aquarium Media (A1493) used in many Fluval canister aquarium filter systems including the Fluval 105 Aquarium Canister Filter, Fluval 205 Aquarium Canister Filter, Fluval 305 Aquarium Canister Filter, Fluval 405 Aquarium Canister Filter, Fluval FX5 Aquarium Canister Filter, and others such as the Fluval 103, Fluval 104, Fluval 203, Fluval 204, Fluval 303, Fluval 304, Fluval 403, and Fluval 404. Fluval ZeoCarb aquarium filter media contains a combination of activated carbon and ammonia remover - it is used as an alternate or secondary chemical filter media in all of the above listed Fluval canister aquarium filter units.
Fluval Zeo-Carb filter media for Fluval Aquarium Canister Filters absorbs unwanted odors, discolorations, and impurities as well as prevents the build up of toxic ammonia and nitrite in your aquarium. The activated carbon portion of Zeo Carb media reduces the amount of particulate matter for a healthier and cleaner aquarium while also removing any remaining trace amounts of chemicals and improving water clarity. Working with the activated carbon portion of the Zeo Carb filter, the ammonia removal portion of Fluval Zeo-Carb helps your aquatic pets to thrive.
Fluval Canister Zeo-Carb aquarium filter media gradually becomes inactive and should be replaced about twice a month to better maintain water quality in your aquarium. This 74 ounce (2100 gram) jar of Fluval ZeoCarb replacement filter media is also known by Hagen part number A1493. It is for freshwater aquariums only.