Natural Phosphate Binder by Pond Basics
Natural Phosphate Binder is best used with the Pond Basics Balancing Act Beneficial Bacteria to bind excess phosphates and clear murky water. This product may be applied along with your bi-monthly Pond Basics Beneficial Bacteria treatment, or on alternating weeks and can be administered up to twice the prescribed rate. This all-natural formulation of 70 trace minerals make this a great non-chemical alternative to aluminum sulfate (ALUM). Natural Phosphate Binder can be used all season long and helps to buffer the pH of your lake or pond to prevent harmful pH swings that can kill fish and other aquatic life.
Directions for Use: Mix with several gallons of pond water to make a slurry, then spread around edges of pond. Multiple treatments per week can be used for murky water.
For Large Ponds: Apply 3-5 pounds of product per acre-foot of water.
For Best Results: Use with Pond Basics Balancing Act, Beneficial Bacteria in alternate weeks, or at the same time as bacteria treatments.
*Product can be slowly applied behind a prop driven boat. This helps mix product into pond. Best if used when water temperatures are above 50⁰F.