End-of-Life Information

Grundfos PFBasic 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 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:

  • Polypropylene (PP)
  • Iron
  • Copper
  • Aluminium
  • Electronic scrap

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

The pump is assembled by using screws and bolts and can be disassembled with standard tools.   


DesignationName  MaterialSpecial Disassembly Consideration
1Pump bodyCast Iron EN-GJL-200 
2SupportCast Iron EN-GJL-200 
Noryl GFN 2 
7ShaftX 12 CrNi 1810 (Pump Type: NSBasic 4-23 – NSBasic 13-18) 
  X 10 CrNi 1809 (Pump type: NSBasic 5-33) 
16Mechnical Seal  Carbon/ Ceramic 
28O-Ring GasketNBR 
Additional materials:  Screws, gaskets, cable etc.: Various materials less than 5% of weight. 
3h. NS Basic