Health & Welfare

Improving the osmoregulatory capacity of Pacific white shrimp grown in low salinity

Study shows it is possible to improve shrimp production in low-salinity waters by correcting magnesium and potassium deficiencies. 

Oxidants enhance water quality
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Oxidants enhance water quality

Oxidants are used in aquaculture as disinfectants or to enhance water quality. Hydrogen peroxide and sodium carbonate peroxyhydrate can be sources of dissolved oxygen in emergency situations where mechanical aeration is not possible.