I obviously meant that it shouldn't smell bad in my post, not should
Originally Posted by carlos puron
Carbon filter removes all smells from water sometimes when you but decorations even if you rinse the they give a smell to the water well that's the purpose of the activated carbon
the purpose of activated carbon is to cover up a problem in the tank?
I prefer to solve problems rather than put band-aids on them. If the tank smells, there's a reason....
Too, tanks can smell bad even with the use of carbon.