Black Pond Dye Toss Packs

Product Code: BLACKWSP-1

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Black pond dye creates beautiful mirrored effect reflecting the surrounding trees and rocky landscapes which makes it perfect for the natural ponds present in wooden areas. 

The main features of black pond dye toss packs include:

1. It is easy to use and is mess free.
2. The packets are water soluble.
3. It reflects black color shades.
4. It protects the pond from UV sunlight.
5. It limits the growth of new algae and weed in the pond.
6. 1 bag of 4 packets can be used for 1 acre which is 4 - 6 feet in depth for 2 months.
7. It is safe for humans, fish, livestock, pets, birds, swimming and irrigation. 
8. FREE SHIPPING and GLOVES.

9. 1 Bag treats the same as our Super Strength Quart of liquid pond dye.


What is the purpose of using pond dye?

This pond dye can limit the sunlight penetration to bottom of the pond where the growth of weed and algae takes place. In terms of cost, it is very inexpensive so it becomes a good option for the pond owners for management option. For the natural and proactive approach, the pond dye can be combined with muck remover, pond cleanser, bacteria booster and bottom aeration for the management of the pond. It eliminates many pond problems.

When should this pond dye be used?

In all months of the year when the pond is not freeze, this pond dye can be used. Because there are no temperature restrictions for algae. The algae can even grow in a water temperature of 40 degree. It is used all year long in southern states because there comes no freezing point state. But in northern areas, it must be used when the ice starts melting and you have to keep applying it until the pond freezes again. 

Method of application of dye:

  • Do not open the dye packet.
  • You just have to toss the pond dye packets into the pond. The dye will be equally distributed in the pond within 24 hour time period.

Dosing of pond dye packets:

4 packets are used for treating 1 acre which is 6 inch deep. For deeper water dosage is increased. If you want best results, you can repeat the application each month. Ponds which have heavy flow or when there is heavy rain, you may need to increase the frequency of treatment. 

Restrictions:

  • Do not apply to potable water that is meant for human consumption.
  • Do not use it for small water features and water gardens.
  • It can be used for lakes and ponds that are meant for irrigation and aquaculture.