This complete algal culture formula is an enhanced Guillard's F/2 nutrient media and is formulated for the commercial culture of microalgae and diatoms. Pro-Culture F/2 Algal Formula is properly preserved and stabilized to ensure potency. This product provides nitrogen and micronutrients for high growth rates of microalgae when both parts A&B are used. Also contains vitamins essential for the growth of freshwater and marine flagellated phytoplankton. Concentrated liquid form eliminates the need for purchasing bulk chemicals. Formula is composed of a two-part solution, preventing decomposition of vitamins and precipitation of trace elements. The shelf life exceeds two years.
One gallon each of solutions A and B will make 7,680 gallons of culture water. For culturing diatom organisms, sodium metasilicate must be added at 20 grams per 1,000 gallons of culture water.