Day Archives: May 15, 2024


Enzyme-Based Biofilm Cleaners

Biofilms are a common problem in cannabis grow operations. These slimy layers of microbial colonies can clog the irrigation system, spread plant diseases and reduce oxygen levels in the nutrient solution.One way to eliminate biofilms is with enzyme-based cleaners. Enzymes are biological catalysts, or biocatalysts, that trigger and accelerate chemical reactions in living things. They offer a practical, non-harmful approach to degrading and removing biofilm.How enzymes degrade biofilmsEnzymes are proteins that catalyze specific chemical reactions. They are involved in all …