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ARTIFICIAL SEA WATER

MOLAR

SALT

G/LITER

0.425

sodium chloride

24.6

0.009

potassium chloride

0.67

0.0093

calcium chloride * 2H2O

1.36

0.0255

magnesium sulfate * 7H2O

6.29

0.023

magnesium chloride * 6H2O

4.66

0.002

sodium bicarbonate

0.18

use a pH meter to bring pH to 8.0

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