Biohome Standard Media was the first in a line of premium quality sintered glass filter media. It has a long proven record of trouble free use. It is a compact filter media.
It is suitable for internal, canister and sump aquarium filters. It may easily be broken up into smaller pieces to fit into smaller filters.
1 kg occupies about 72 cu in. To see how much your filter requires click, “How Much Do I Need“.
Biohome allows both nitrifying (aerobic) and denitrifying (anaerobic) bacteria to grow on and through it’s unique structure. This allows it to also control nitrates. Check the Rules of Thumb for Nitrate Reduction to estimate how much you’ll need to reduce the nitrates in your pond or tank.
Biohome Standard Media is a biological filter media and good mechanical filtration must be provided to insure the water passing through it does not contain any debris that might clog it.