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    Thread: Recycle the egg shells

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      Recycle the egg shells

      All our egg shells are recycled in the oyster shell bag.

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      Do you have to clean first? I use mine in the worm bin.
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      Boiled and peeled or to fry, in 1/2 cracked shells straight into the oyster box and left to break down.

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      What does this do for the water chemistry?

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      The egg shell is high calcium, probably calcium carbonate. The calcium will increase the GH hardness, if it dissolves and dissociates. The carbonate would become a member of the bicarbonate KH reducing the level of the acids in a pond. The pond would probably have to be on the acid side to have the egg shells dissolve. Slow acting buffer.

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