End-of-Life Information

Grundfos COMFORT 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 risks

  • Safety risk related to materials used
    There is no risk for 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 pump due to the weight.
  • Caution: Persons with pacemakers who disassemble this product shall exercise care when handling magnetic materials embedded in the rotor.

Disassembly of the product

The main materials of the components are:

  • Copper
  • Brass
  • Electronic scrap
  • Composite materials

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

The pump is assembled by using screws and snap lock and can be disassembled with standard tools. There are no loose parts inside the motor.

Pos. NoDesignationMaterialSpecial disassembly considerations
1Stator laminationSteel 
2Stator windingsCopper wire and enamel 
3Stator housingAluminium/PA66 
4CapacitorMetallised PP film 
5Contact for pc boardTin-plated brass 
6Retainer for pc board, lowerPA66/6 
7Retainer for pc board, upperPA66/6 
8Spherical separatorStainless steel 
9Rotor can completeStainless steel/tungsten carbide 
10Rotor, impellerStainless steel, EPDM, PPO, PTFE, graphite 
11Pump housingBrass MS 58 
12Terminal box coverPC/ABS 
13PC board with diodeFR 4 
14Motor coverPPO 
15ScrewStainless steel 
18Cable reliefPA66 
19Insulating coverEPP 55 
20NameplatePET 50 
21Cable reel 1PC/ABS 
22Cable reel 2PC/ABS 
23Temperature sensor  
Additional materials:    
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