Grundfos SB/SBA water pumps must be disposed of according to local regulations by using a public or private waste collection service. If this is not possible, contact the nearest Grundfos company or service workshop.
- Safety related to materials used
There is no risk for people during the disassembly process posed by the materials used for the product.
- Safety related for handling the product
There is no risk for people when handling the product.
Disassembly of the Product
The main materials of the components are:
- Polypropylene + glas fibres (PP GF)
- Stainless steel
and can therefore be recycled to a large extend – depending on the national possibilities for recycling.
The SBA pump contains in addition to the SB control electronics which are electronic scrap.
The pump is assembled by using screws and bolts and can be disassembled with standard tools.
The motor unit cannot be disassembled with standard tools as it is welded. A saw might be of help here. There are no loose parts inside the motor.
|Designation||Name||Material||Special Disassembly Consideration|
|1||Pump cover||Iron, copper, PP|
|3||Motor unit||Stainless steel, copper, aluminium|
|10||Level switch||Electronics scrap|
|Additional materials:||Screws, gaskets, cable etc.: Various materials less than 5% of weight.|