Glass Filter Media Grade 1 (25kg Bag) - Collect in Store Only

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25kg Glass Filter Media Grade 1 - Collect in Store Only

Please note that due to the weight of sand and glass media, it is available to purchase through the website for collection in store only.  When you reach the shopping cart, your delivery method will automatically be changed to collect in store.  
If you would like a quotation for the delivery of sand, please contact us on 01252 511292, or email us.​  Alternatively, why not try PureFlow, our fantastic lightweight filter media, found in the related items below.

Grade 1 Glass equivalent to 16/30 grade sand

Glass is an enviromentally friendly filter media and an excellent alternative to sand.  It is made from recycled glass that doesn`t involve intrusive mining and the use of scarce resources.  

The key features of glass media are:

  • Improves water clarity, removes upto 30% more material and pollutants than sand
  • Removes particles as small as 5 microns
  • Pay back period less than 12 months
  • Reduces chemical usage
  • Resists bacterial contamination
  • Longer lasting
  • Chloramines greatly reduced
  • 50% less water required to back wash
  • 10% less media required than sand 

The table below shows a selection of common filter types and sizes, and the amount of glass required for each - if you filter is not listed and you are unsure how much glass you require, please contact us on 01252 511292 and we will be happy to help you.

Filter Make / Type Filter Size Qty Glass Required
Atika Top Mount 19" 70kg (+25kg gravel)
Atika Top Mount 24" 140kg (+25kg gravel)
Atika Top Mount 30" 140kg (+25kg gravel)
Atika Side Mount 19" 50kg (+25kg gravel)
Atika Side Mount 24" 90kg (+50kg gravel)
Atika Side Mount 30" 190kg (+75kg gravel)
Lacron Side/Top Mount 16" 50kg
Lacron Side/Top Mount 18" 70kg
Lacron Side/Top Mount 24" 115kg
Lacron Side/Top Mount 30" 190kg
Vision Side/Top Mount 20" 85kg
Vision Side/Top Mount 24" 130kg
Vision Side/Top Mount 30" 200kg

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