Recycling instructions - PR53 - PR53AC - PR53AP - PR53GC - PR53GP - PR53M - PR53SD - PR53W

PR53 Series User Guide

Document code
M212898EN
Revision
E
Language
English
Product
PR53
PR53AC
PR53AP
PR53GC
PR53GP
PR53M
PR53SD
PR53W
Document type
User guide

These recycling instructions guide you on the end-of-life treatment of this Vaisala product. As waste regulations and infrastructure vary in each country, these instructions only indicate the different components to be separated and common ways to handle them. Always follow local requirements when disposing of the product. Vaisala encourages to use the best available recycling practices to minimize related environmental impacts.

Vaisala is committed to meeting the requirements of the EU Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive. This directive aims to minimize the impact of electrical and electronic goods on the environment, by increasing reuse and recycling, and reducing the amount of WEEE going to landfill. This symbol indicates that the product should be collected separately from other waste streams and treated appropriately.
Figure 1. Materials for recycling PR53 and flow cells
Table 1. Materials for recycling PR53 and flow cells
Part Material Recycling
1 Cover Stainless steel Metal waste
2 Screws and washers Stainless steel Metal waste
3 O-rings FPM Other
4 Electronics Various Electrical and electronic waste
5 Enclosure Stainless steel Metal waste
6 Prism Sapphire Other
7 cables Various Electrical and electronic waste
8 Cable gland Various Metal waste
9 Conduit hub Various Metal waste
10 Clamps Stainless steel Metal waste
11 Gaskets Various Other
12 Ferrule Stainless steel Metal waste
13 Flow cells Stainless steel Metal waste
Figure 2. Materials for recycling PR53M
Table 2. Materials for recycling PR53M
Part Material Recycling
14 PR53M sapphire plate Sapphire Other
15 PR53M head ring PVDF PFAS
16 PR53M flow cell PTFE PFAS
17 PR53M screws PEEK Other
18 PR53M light cover PP-C Other
Figure 3. Materials for recycling PR53W
Table 3. Materials for recycling PR53W
Part Material Recycling
19 O-rings FPM PFAS
20 PR53W body Stainless steel Metal waste
21 PR53 lining PTFE PFAS
22 Saunders lining ETFE PFAS
23 Saunders body SG iron Metal waste
Figure 4. Materials for recycling PR53 SDI5
Table 4. Materials for recycling PR53 SDI5
Part Material Recycling
24 Welding flange Stainless steel Metal waste
25 Spacer (retro fit only) PTFE PFAS
26 Isolation valve and handle Stainless steel Metal waste
27 Lining PTFE PFAS
28 Lining PTFE PFAS
29 O-rings EPDM Other
30 Retractor Stainless steel Metal waste
31 Rubber bellow EPDM Other
32 Support PTFE PFAS
33 Hand wheel PP (polypropylene) Other