End-of-Life Information

Grundfos SPO 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 + glas fibres (PP GF)
  • Stainless steel
  • Iron
  • Copper
  • Aluminium

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. There are no loose parts inside the motor.   


DesignationName  MaterialSpecial Disassembly Consideration
1Pump housingPolypropylene (PP GF) 
2Cable van coverRyton BR 111 Polyphenylene 
3CapacitorElectronic scrap 
4Upper pump housingStainless steel 
5ImpellerStainless steel 
7Stator housingIron, copper 
8Stator SpacerStainless steel 
9RotorIron, copper, aluminium 
10Upper bearing supportBrass 
11CupRyton BR 111 Polyphenylene 
12Shaft sealIron 
13DiscStainless steel   
14ChamberStainless steel   
15ImpellerStainless steel   
16Centering ringOstaform C9021 NAT   
17Fixing ringNoryl 
18Suction strainerPP OMO 30%GF BLACK UV WRC 
19StrainerStainless steel 
20CoverStainless steel 
Additional materials:  Screws, gaskets, cable etc.: Various materials less than 5% of weight. 
3n. SPO