Potassium permanganate Daily Regimen for Ciliates

Recently, almost every publication has run some form of my recommendations on the use of Potassium permanganate. I expounded on two methods, one involved maintaining a pink water color with sequential doses over ten to twelve hours. This was extremely time consuming, and repeat dosing made a lot of folks very very nervous. The second … Read more

Potassium Permanganate  KMnO4

Potassium Permanganate KMnO4 What It Is: Potassium permanganate is a purple granular powder. It can stain your hands brown if contacted directly. WEAR PROTECTED EYEWARE. What It’s Good At: Potassium Permanganate (KMnO4) kills 99.9% of exposed pathogenic bacteria, kills most ciliate parasites, most fluke parasitisms, fungal infections and potassium permanganate oxidizes organics in the water, leaving … Read more