I'm using a pickle that is me losing scales on the fish. it doesn't matter what species it is. :'( . its effecting them all. the scales is also pooping up. the ingredients that is in the formula is 2 gallons of water, 1/2 cup of zinc sulfate, 4 teaspoons of concentrated Lysol, 2 tablespoons of glycerin, 2 cups of non iodize salt, 2 cups of borax. i mix the dried ingredients first then add the liquid ingredients. don't know what I'm doing wrong or is there any better way to perserve a fish skin . please help.