Accurately Test Copper Concentrations in Ponds and Aquariums

The Aquascape Copper Test Kit is designed to deliver accurate and reliable results for determining the concentration of dissolved or chelated copper in ponds, aquariums or source water. With 25 tests per kit and easy-to-follow instructions, you can confidently measure copper levels, ensuring a healthy environment for your aquatic life and plants.

Features and Benefits

  • Accurate Testing: Offers laboratory-quality testing for precise copper concentration measurement in ponds and aquariums.
  • Complete Kit: Contains all necessary components, including easy-to-understand instructions, to conduct 25 individual tests.
  • Monitor Copper Treatments: Essential for regulating copper medications or algae treatments to ensure the safety and well-being of fish and plants.
  • Tap or Source Water Testing: Ideal for checking copper levels in tap or source water, helping to prevent potential issues when introducing new water into the aquarium or pond.
  • Fast Results: Obtain timely, accurate results to quickly identify and address any issues with copper concentrations in your aquatic environment.

How to Use

  1. Collect a water sample from the pond, aquarium, or source water you wish to test.
  2. Fill the included test tube up to the marked line with the water sample.
  3. Add the indicated number of Copper Test Solution drops, using the included dropper, to the test tube.
  4. Cap the test tube and gently shake it to mix the solution and sample.
  5. Allow the solution to sit for the recommended time as detailed in the instructions.
  6. Analyse the colour in the test tube and compare it to the provided Colour Chart to determine the copper concentration in the water sample.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

The Aquascape Copper Test Kit is ideal for aquarium and pond owners, aquatic plant enthusiasts, and professional pond service providers who seek accurate, reliable results to ensure the safety and well-being of their aquatic ecosystems. This kit is particularly beneficial to those who use copper medications or treatments within their ponds or aquariums, or those who need to test source water for potential copper contaminants.

Notes from Aqua Gardening

  • Excessive copper concentrations can be toxic to both fish and plants. Monitor and maintain suitable copper levels for your specific aquatic environment, and follow product instructions carefully when using copper treatments.
  • Store the Aquascape Copper Test Kit in a cool, dry place, away from sunlight, to maintain the accuracy and longevity of the testing components.
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets as the testing components may be hazardous if ingested or in contact with skin.


How does the Aquascape Copper Test Kit work?

The Aquascape Copper Test Kit is an easy-to-use kit that allows you to measure dissolved or chelated copper concentrations in ponds and aquariums. It includes step-by-step instructions and all the necessary components for accurate, laboratory-quality testing.

How many tests are included in each Aquascape Copper Test Kit?

Each Aquascape Copper Test Kit provides 25 tests, allowing for regular monitoring of copper levels in your ponds or aquariums.

Can I use this test kit to check the copper level in my tap water?

Yes, the Aquascape Copper Test Kit is ideal for testing tap or source water for copper, ensuring that the water you are using in your aquarium or pond is free from harmful copper concentrations.

Is the Aquascape Copper Test Kit suitable for both freshwater and saltwater aquariums?

Yes, the test kit is designed to work with both freshwater and saltwater aquariums, as well as ponds.

Why is it important to monitor copper levels in my aquarium or pond?

Copper is often used as a fish medication or algae treatment, and it is important to monitor copper levels when using it as a treatment to ensure the safety of your aquatic life. Excessive copper levels can be harmful to both fish and plants.

How accurate is the Aquascape Copper Test Kit?

The Aquascape Copper Test Kit provides accurate, laboratory-quality testing, ensuring that you have precise and reliable information about the copper levels in your water.

Are step-by-step instructions provided with the Aquascape Copper Test Kit?

Yes, the kit comes with easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions to ensure a smooth and accurate testing process.

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