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15 hours ago, Able said:

the pellets Can easily be crushed by my fingers making a black powdery soil is this normal?

Sorry, I've never used Fluval Stratum personally. If it crushes that easily, it will break down in the tank overtime.

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I would imagine they all break down at some stage (especially if crushed on purpose), much like clumps of earth in the garden, but I wouldn't necessarily think that that is a problem, unless you don't like that solid mass 'look'! I haven't used Fluval Stratum myself but I have never heard anything bad about it and they are a major aquarium producer so I would assume it is a good product?

Simon

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