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 coverPump cover 
3Pump bodyIron 
5Rotor with shaftIron, aluminium, copper 
6Stator housingSteel, copper 
7Terminal boxPP 
8CapacitorElectronic scrap 
9Terminal box coverPP 
12Fan coverPP or iron 
Additional materials:  Screws, gaskets, cable etc.: Various materials less than 5% of weight. 


3i. PFBasic