Originally Posted by AaronT
No need for sarcasm. A quick search of the forums could have easily found this information too.
A UV sterilizer kills free floating algae (green water) and bacteria (useful for ick remediation and control). If used full-time it keeps the water super clear.
O ya sorting through hundreds of threads sounds amazing!
I really appreciate your response and feel overwhelmed by joy with this wealth of knowledge.
On a serious note thanks alot. I appreciate it. Green water sounds terrible SERIOUSLY. Would it be fair to Say it would be smart to use a sterilizer for an established tank with a possible disease outbreak? Thanks again.