Micro Macro Life 250 ml
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Micro Macro Life


Living microorganisms and macro-organisms.

Living soils: aeration, ploughing and maintenance, prevents root rot, beautiful roots, plant growth and colour, flowering.

Activates and boosts fertilisers and minerals.

Removes the greasy surface film.

Recycles all organic matter, CO2, nitrogen, NO3 and PO4 from the aquarium.

Guaranteed effects with Bactofresh

Based on 26 reviews

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A bespoke, innovative, biological and live product.

Micro Macro Life is ideal for all freshwater aquariums (community, specialised, Amazonian, African, with plants) and for aquascaping. Micro Macro Life recreates the specific freshwater micro-ecosystem in the substrate to stimulate root and foliage growth in aquatic plants. This product delivers pre-digested nutrients to plant roots. Micro Macro Life will maintain the health of plant roots, making your aquarium supremely attractive.  

Micro Macro Life is a live, biological product which presents no toxicity risk to the aquarium’s occupants. Add your usual fertilisers with Micro Macro Life and you will see the difference.  

Composition of Micro Macro Life  

Using all its experience in fish-keeping, daphbio® has selected micro-organisms and bacteria intended to fully meet the requirements of your freshwater aquarium. Micro Macro Life is an entirely biological, live bacteria product.

Micro Macro Life and Bactofresh guaranteed impact

Used in conjunction with Bactofresh, Micro Macro Life is used to:

  1.  Successfully start up your aquarium following best practice..
  2.  Reduce the frequency of water changes and manual intervention in the aquarium, while obtaining odourless, crystal-clear water.
  3.  Unparalleled, optimum absorption by plant life of fertilisers, minerals, CO₂, decomposing matter, fish droppings, waste matter of all kinds, and micro- and macro-nutrients, which are then bio-digested and redistributed to plant roots in the form of nitrogen and CO₂. Photosynthesis and root growth will be astounding.
  4. Purify and balance the water, and also help to develop the biofilm that is so highly appreciated by shrimps.
  5.  Provide ideal feed for freshwater daphnia or microfauna culture in an aquarium or pond.

Instructions for use and recommendations:

Shake before use and store in the refrigerator. Once a week the filter is switched off for 1 hour. 

Pour 2 ml per 10 litres of tank, once a week.

  • 4 ml per 20 litres of tank, 2 times a week.
  • 6 ml per 30 litres of tank, 2 times a week.
  • 8 ml per 40 litres of tank, 2 times a week.
  • 10 ml per 50 litres of tank, 2 times a week.
  • 20 ml per 100 litres of tank, 2 times a week.

You can download the protocol at the bottom of the page. For more plant growth you can repeat the operation twice a week. 

When starting up a freshwater aquarium we recommend that the technical floor or sand of the aquarium be impregnated with Micro Macro Life by stirring or kneading it a little.

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Based on 26 reviews

  • 5

    Too small for my 180l (Translated review)

  • 4

    Not enough distance to give an opinion. (Translated review)

  • 5

    good product (Translated review)

  • 5

    Very efficient products. Very short delivery times. (Translated review)

  • 4

    Very satisfied. (Translated review)

  • 5

    EXCELLENT. After two weeks of use the plants are responding well and the greenery is nice and bright. (Translated review)

  • 5

    VERY GOOD (Translated review)

  • 4

    Very good product, too bad the price is a bit high (Translated review)

  • 5

    Does the job, (Translated review)

  • 4

    Very good product (Translated review)

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