The activated carbon pads provide absorptive filtration that eliminates harmful toxins from your tank. It polishes your water by removing particulates, keeping the water clear of debris, odors and discoloration.
Do not use Eheim filter pads when treating your tank with a course of medication, as the filter will absorb even finely dissolvable particles. However, you should use the pads immediately after the medication course to help stabilize your ecosystem.
Designed to work with Eheim 2217 Canister filtration system. Pads should be replaced every 3-4 weeks to keep filter working efficiently.
More about the brand
EHEIM is a leading manufacturer of aquariums, aquarium parts and fish keeping equipment. Founded in Germany by Gunther Eheim, the company has been a leader in the aquarium hobby for over 55 years. From aquarium filters and air pumps to LED lighting and fish food, EHEIM has grown to become a household brand for fish keepers and aquarium enthusiasts all over the world. Along with its subsidiaries Mueller and Pfleger, the company specializes in designing and manufacturing internal and external filters, hang-on filters, all associated filter media (mechanical, biological, chemical, and adsorptive), water pumps, air pumps, fish feeders, gravel cleaners, aquarium and terrarium starter kits, as well as ReeflexUV UV sterilizers and Jäger aquarium heaters. Fun fact: Today's widely used suction-based aquarium filter was invented by EHEIM back in 1963, when they combined the functionality of a centrifugal pump with a water cleaning tank. Browse our wide selection of EHEIM parts and products here at Big Al's Pets.