Why does BRS recommend this?
Egg crate can be used for numerous different things. From frag racks, skimmer stands, to support under your aquascape. It is always a good idea to have some egg crate on hand.
Egg crate is the preferred surface for mounting large numbers of coral frags for the following reasons:
- Securely holds a large quantity of coral frags in the smallest area.
- is less likely to attract plague algae growth.
- 100% reef safe