End-of-Life Information

Grundfos BMS 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.

This information is only related to the sleeve, thrust bearing housing and coupling – for end-of-life information about the motor, drive and pump please look up the items itself.

Safety risks

Safety risk related to materials used

  • There is no risk to people during the disassembly process posed by the materials used in the product.

Safety risk related to handling the product

  • Care should be taken when handling the items due to the weight.

Disassembly of the product

The main materials of the components are:

  • Cast iron
  • Stainless steel.

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

DesignationNameMaterialSpecial disassembly considerations
1Shaft w/thrust bearing  Stainless steel/ceramic 
3Housing for thrust bearingSuper Duplex stainless steel 
4Thrust bearing CPLStainless steel/carbon 
5PinSuper Duplex stainless steel 
6Housing for shaft sealSuper Duplex stainless steel 
7Housing for bellCast iron GG25 
8Coupling splineImpax Supreme 
9Shaft bushing D55CK45 
10Axial bearingAcoflon 214G 
11Shaft sealCeramic/silicon carbide 
12SleeveDuplex stainless steel 
Additional materials:  
7a. BMS_TM059437