GT-Tanks

End-of-Life Information

Grundfos GT pressure tanks 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 Risk

  • 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:

  • Iron
  • Butyl rubber

and can therefore be recycled to a large extend – depending on the national possibilities for recycling.

The tanks cannot be disassembled with standard tools as they are welded. A saw might be of help here.

Before opening a tank make sure that:

  • The system pressure has been removed and
  • The precharge pressure in the tank has been removed by opening the air valve
     
DesignationName  MaterialSpecial Disassembly Consideration
-TankIron 
-DiaphragmButyl 
Additional materials:  Various materials less than 5% of weight. 
3s. GT




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