The Benefits of UV Sterilization...
As fish keeping grows in popularity, so does the demand for effective ways to help protect your fish from parasites, fungus and bacteria. All of the aforementioned can lead to livestock losses and sometimes the departure from the hobby. A UV sterilizer, although not a stop-all to bacterial infections, fungal outbreaks and parasites, is a very effective way to keep your aquarium system at its absolute healthiest.
Installing a stand-alone UV sterilizer, canister filter with UV integration or hang-on-back filter with UV will decrease the risk of harmful outbreaks in your tank by “zapping” organisms that pass buy the powerful UV-C bulb, leaving your fish happier and you less stressed!
Apart from helping control harmful organisms in your tank, it has been proven time and time again that UV sterilizers work fantastic for algae control. Many customers buy UV systems just for water clarity. Whatever your reason be for needing UV in your tank, you will have no regrets. Just imagine your fish smiling back at you.