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Old 11-26-2019, 04:06 PM
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Mold? Algae? What is this stuff?


I don't know what it is but it is bright green and definitely growing by the day.

Does mold grow under water? I never heard of that before.

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Old 11-26-2019, 04:38 PM
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Algae.
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Old 11-26-2019, 06:23 PM
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Where do you live? Where does your water come from?

It's algae.
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Old 11-26-2019, 06:51 PM
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I live in the Bronx.
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Old 11-26-2019, 06:54 PM
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How strange. Bleach it everyday.
Creeping algae, gah!!
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Old 11-26-2019, 07:38 PM
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What have you been eating?
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Old 11-26-2019, 08:38 PM
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What have you been eating?
Yes, cut back on the asparagus.
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Old 11-26-2019, 09:33 PM
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If it's algae, it needs sunlight to grow. I don't know if keeping the lid down would stunt it or if it that would require total darkness.
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Old 11-26-2019, 09:59 PM
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Get some plecos or mollies . . . you're already set up for when they die.

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Old 11-28-2019, 09:38 AM
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What have you been eating?
That's what I was wondering!

All the usual crap I always eat: Mountain Dew, Pringles, Dunkin' Donuts, and meat and potatoes.


I've never heard of algae growing in toilet bowl before. A fish tank, sure, but never a toilet.

Either way I have Mr. Clorox on the job now so thanks for the input everybody.

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Old 11-29-2019, 08:38 AM
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On a semi related note,

Yes, mold will grow under water. NatGeo had a bit some years ago about Aspergillus causing disease and damage to corals and this wikipedia article gives it a brief mention(all I could find at the mo', not really enough time to look it up)you have to scroll down quite a bit and be careful, it's a short paragraph
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Old 11-29-2019, 08:56 AM
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It's possible that it's fecal stains, and you've been eating stuff containing a lot of purple food coloring. The most common purple food coloring will indeed turn your poop green.

No matter what it is, though, bleach will probably take care of it.
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