"Tanganyika Buffer? is a blend of carbonate salts designed to enhance
the natural environment of cichlids by increasing alkalinity, carbonate
hardness, buffer capacity, and pH. It is formulated to maintain a pH of
9.0?9.4. For optimum replication of the Tanganyikan environment, use
with Cichlid Lake Salt?, Cichlid Trace?, and NutriDiet? Cichlid Flakes."