Ammo Lock detoxifies deadly ammonia produced by fish waste and uneaten food. It turns this toxic compound into Ammonium which is non-toxic to aquatic life and provides a source of nutrition for nitrifying bacteria in your biological filter. This can eliminate fish stress as well as promote healthy gill function.
Ammo Lock also makes tap water safe by instantly neutralizing toxic chloramine and chlorine. One does of Ammo Lock will neutralize 7.0 ppm of chlorine, 3.0 ppm of chloramines, and detoxify 7.0 ppm of ammonia.
- Add 25ml (5 tsp.) of Ammo Lock for every 100 gallons of pond water.
- Re-dose every two days until Ammonia is no longer detected
- Use in conjunction with API's Ammonia Test Kit to detect levels of Ammonia.
What does API AMMO LOCK™ ammonia detoxifier do?API AMMO LOCK product detoxifies ammonia, converting it into a non-toxic form. This non-toxic ammonia is then removed by the biological filter, or aquarium cycle, in the usual way. API AMMO LOCK ammonia detoxifer is also a dechlorinator and will remove chlorine and chloramines from tap water.
Will API AMMO LOCK™ ammonia detoxifier work in both freshwater and saltwater?
Yes, API AMMO LOCK ammonia detoxifier is effective in both freshwater and saltwater.
After API AMMO LOCK™ ammonia detoxifier has detoxified the ammonia, will ammonia levels still show when testing?
The reduction in ammonia will now appear on API Ammonia Test Kits once you use API AMMO LOCK.
Does API AMMO LOCK™ ammonia detoxifier reduce the smell of ammonia in water?
API AMMO LOCK ammonia detoxifier helps reduce fish stress associated with ammonia presence and promotes healthy gill function. It does not directly eliminate odors.