Seachem CupriSorb 100 ml

Product #FI-SC205

Availability: Temporary not available

Description: Seachem CupriSorb 100ml is a narrow spectrum, synthetic adsorbent based filter material for removing copper and heavy metals from either freshwater or marine water
Brand: Seachem

Product Information

Seachem CupriSorb 100ml

Seachem CupriSorb is a narrow spectrum, synthetic adsorbent based filter material for removing copper and heavy metals from either freshwater or marine water. It extracts all types of copper, including chelated copper, and remains effective until it turns a deep blue-black color. It may be regenerated repeatedly. If placed in continuous service, it will gradually extract even precipitated copper and make invertebrate culture possible in tanks previously heavily treated with copper. CupriSorb is a powerful copper specific chelating resin.

Why It Is Different

Competing products are not chelating products, but merely cation exchange resins. Such resins can remove copper from freshwater but are ineffective in saltwater.


Use 500 mL for every 1,200 L (300 gallons*) to remove up to 15,000 mg (12 ppm) of copper. For best results, CupriSorb should be placed so as to maximize the flow of water through it. To remove undetectable substrate leaching copper keep CupriSorb in use for at least 2 weeks after copper tests report no copper. Use in a canister filter, chemical filtration module, box filter, or any high flow area of a trickle filter. Exhaustion is indicated by a pronounced discoloration of the beads to a deep blue black color. Use MultiTest Copper to monitor copper.

When exhausted, CupriSorb may be discarded or regenerated.

REGENERATION: Soak in a non metal container with 2 cups of water and 1/2 cup of muriatic acid (available with pool supplies: PAY HEED TO WARNINGS on acid container!). This is best done outside and away from children. Soak for 1 hour, rinse well. Repeat as required to restore the original color. Rinse well, add sodium bicarbonate until foaming stops, and rinse again. CupriSorb is now ready for reuse. If original color cannot be restored after several acid washes, proceed with rinses and bicarbonate step, then regenerate as HyperSorb or Purigen.

  • Weight: 0.3 lb
  • Height: 5 in
  • Width: 2 in
  • Depth: 1.9 in
Usually ships same day


Product Rating

  • No reviews for this product have been submitted

Place Order

List Price: $11.54
Our Price: $7.69
  (save $3.85, 33%)
Temporary not available
Add To Wish List

Related Products

Seachem CupriSorb 500ml
List Price: $45.99
Our Price: $28.99
(save $17, 36%)
Seachem CupriSorb 250ml (8.5 oz)
List Price: $19.79
Our Price: $13.19
(save $6.6, 33%)
Seachem CupriSorb 1L (33.8 oz)
List Price: $61.04
Our Price: $40.69
(save $20.35, 33%)
Seachem Multitest Copper 75 Tests
List Price: $16.49
Our Price: $10.99
(save $5.5, 33%)


Hydroponic Supplies

Wholesale Accounts