Cleaning Your Formicarium

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Materials used to make formicariums range widely. Because of this, having a list of what you can use on what material is vital for keeping your formicariums clean and mold free.

 

Acrylic/Polycarbonate[edit]

  • don't clean with anything but water, basically

 

Hydrocal[edit]

  • avoid bleach and any acid

 

Wood[edit]

  • doesn't really matter, so long as you let it all evaporate. Avoid water since it will swell wood fibers.

 

PVC[edit]

  • avoid acetone