API Quick Testing Strips Ammonia: Easily check your ammonia levels

Monitor the health and performance of your pond, aquarium, or aquaponics system with the API Ammonia Test Strips. This pack includes 25 accurate and easy-to-use tests. Regular testing is recommended because ammonia levels can build quickly due to fish waste and uneaten food. 

Features and Benefits

  • Quick and easy to use: Simply dip the strip into the water, and compare the coloured tabs against the chart provided
  • Accurate results: Obtain reliable measurements in just 1 minute to maintain optimal water quality
  • Convenient pack size: Includes 25 test strips, providing ample tests for regular monitoring
  • Essential for aquaponics systems & ponds: Ammonia toxicity can lead to gill damage, stress and death, keep on top of your water quality parameters to intervene early

How to Use

  1. Dip a test strip into the water of your pond, aquarium, or aquaponics system for a few seconds.
  2. Remove the strip and shake off any excess water.
  3. Compare the colour of each tab on the test strip against the chart provided to determine ammonia levels.
    The chart includes recommendations on how to treat the water and neutralize ammonia.

Notes from Aqua Gardening

  • Alternative to the API Ammonia drop tester kit
  • Safe for use in fresh and salt water.

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