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Can chlorine be removed from water by boiling?

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September 12, 2011 3:18PM

you don't want to boil the water because that will take out other nutrients needed for a thriveing tank

also a start out chemical made by a company called jungle is START RIGHT that will take out the chlorine the same company also makes a CORRECT PH that will level out your pH perfect

you can get those chemicals through either your local walmart or an online company called drfosterandsmiths.com

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Most cities don't use chlorine anymore, they use chloramine. It's made by reacting chlorine and ammonia. It won't boil off--and boiling the water WOULD drive off the oxygen the fish will breathe. The dechlorinator I use is made by Tetra.