This is the elemental make-up of a ...
Generic Hydroculture Solution
                 Grams in 1000 liters of
                 hydroculture solution          The Approximate Number of
    Atom        (ppm.- Parts per Million)           Atoms Present

Nitrogen N - 50.024 as NH4 2,150,891,862,000,000,000,000,000 Nitrogen N - 106.778 as NO3 4,591,500,606,000,000,000,000,000 Phosphorus P - 35.000 608,623,860,000,000,000,000,000 Potassium K - 100.000 1,540,739,676,000,000,000,000,000 Calcium Ca - 50.000 751,697,856,000,000,000,000,000 Sulfur S - 20.031 375,848,928,000,000,000,000,000 Magnesium Mg - 20.000 495,108,684,000,000,000,000,000 Chlorine Cl - 19.107 324,651,588,000,000,000,000,000 Iron Fe - 10.000 107,815,638,000,000,000,000,000 Manganese Mn - 4.000 43,861,088,040,000,000,000,000 Copper Cu - 0.700 9,480,548,280,656,000,000,000 Zinc Zn - 0.500 4,606,558,000,000,000,000,000 Boron B - 0.500 27,833,299,620,000,000,000,000 Molybdenum Mo - 0.060 376,631,946,600,000,000,000 Cobalt Co - 0.050 * 510,949,752,600,000,000,000 Nickel Ni - 0.050 * 513,118,111,800,000,000,000 Iodine I - 0.010 * 47,402,748,400,000,000,000 Sodium Na - 0.029 * 759,528,042,000,000,000,000 Chromium Cr - 0.001 * 11,564,582,400,000,000,000 Barium Ba - 0.001 * 4,336,718,400,000,000,000 Vanadium V - 0.001 * 1,180,551,120,000,000,000 Selenium Se - 0.010 * 758,925,720,000,000,000 Tin Sn - 0.001 * 505,950,480,000,000,000 Fluorine F - 0.001 * 31,703,827,690,000,000,000

* The OPTIMUM VALUE for these elements has not yet been determined.

The basic rule is; Twice Optimum is TOXIC !!!

NOTE - Although, One Part per Billion (0.001 ppm) might seem small, in fact, there is a huge number of atoms present in the hydroponic solution.


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