Control Your Hydroponic System's pH Levels with Hygen pH Down

Hygen pH Down is a concentrated phosphoric acid solution designed to lower the pH levels of your hydroponic water reservoir, aquaponic system, or pond. Available in 250ml, 1L, and 5L sizes, this product allows you to maintain optimal pH conditions for plant growth and nutrient absorption.

Features and Benefits

  • Highly concentrated formula: Hygen pH Down contains 850g/L phosphoric acid, providing effective pH control for your hydroponic system.
  • Easy to dilute: Simply mix with water before adding to your reservoir to ensure proper dilution and avoid damage to plants.
  • Accurate adjustments: Approximately 1mL per 50L of water will move the pH by one unit for precise pH control, use a pipette for finer measurements.
  • Ideal for propagation: Achieve a pH level of 5.5 to create the perfect environment for propagating seeds in your hydroponic setup.
  • Versatile applications: Suitable for use in hydroponic systems, aquaponic systems, and ponds to maintain stable pH levels for plant and aquatic life health.

How to Use

  1. Choose the appropriate size of Hygen pH Down for your system (250ml, 1L, or 5L).
  2. Dilute the required amount of pH Down in a separate container of water. For hydroponic systems, use approximately 1mL per 50L to move the pH by one unit.
  3. For aquaponic systems and ponds, dilute the required amount in a bucket of the system or pond water before adding.
  4. Add the diluted solution to your hydroponic water reservoir, aquaponic system, or pond, making sure to distribute it evenly.
  5. Regularly monitor the pH levels of your system and adjust as needed to maintain an optimal pH range for plant growth and nutrient absorption.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

Hygen pH Down is best suited for hydroponic and aquaponic gardeners, as well as pond owners, who need to accurately and safely manage their system's pH levels. It is ideal for creating optimal growing conditions for plant propagation, ensuring proper nutrient absorption, and maintaining overall plant health.

Note - Hygen pH down is not available for shipping as it is a Dangerous Good. We sell dangerous goods for Click and Collect only. For pH Down using the same formula that can be sent via regular shipping methods please click here.


What is Hygen pH Down used for?

A:Hygen pH Down is used to lower the pH level of your hydroponic water reservoir, aquaponic system, or pond. It helps in maintaining an optimal pH level for plant growth and overall system health.

How do I use Hygen pH Down in my hydroponic system?

A:Dilute Hygen pH Down in water before adding it to your hydroponic water reservoir. Approximately 1mL of the product per 50L of water will move the pH by one unit (e.g., from 6.5 to 5.5). Use a pipette for finer measurements. Make sure your pH is 5.5 for propagating seeds.

Can I use Hygen pH Down in my aquaponic system or pond?

A:Yes, Hygen pH Down can be used to control the pH levels in aquaponic systems and ponds. Dilute the product in a bucket of the pond or system water before adding it.

Is Hygen pH Down safe for my fish and plants?

A:When used correctly and in appropriate quantities, Hygen pH Down should not harm your fish or plants. However, always keep a close eye on your system's pH levels after adding the product to ensure the pH remains within an ideal range.

How often should I check and adjust the pH levels in my hydroponic system or pond?

A:It is recommended to check the pH levels of your hydroponic system or pond regularly, at least once a week. Adjust the pH as needed using Hygen pH Down to maintain a healthy environment for your plants and fish.

What is the main ingredient in Hygen pH Down?

A:The main ingredient in Hygen pH Down is Phosphoric Acid 850g/L, which effectively lowers the pH levels of your water reservoir, aquaponic system, or pond.

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