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Old 06-02-2012, 07:42 PM   #1
Do lead weights….

…that are wrapped around plants change water parameters somehow?
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Old 06-02-2012, 10:02 PM   #2
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I would not put anything with lead into a tank.. Lead can leech into water and is highly toxic to fish (and people).
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Old 06-03-2012, 12:59 PM   #3
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Agree. I know some would argue that the lead leeching from these would be miniscule, but the aquarium is a closed system and all such contaminants should be avoided always.
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Old 06-03-2012, 05:06 PM   #4
OK, I have about five pieces I need to remove.
Thanks for the answer to my question and for future questions!
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