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Sandcel Sand Polishing Filter

Sandcel is a sand polishing filter designed to “EPA Wastewater Treatment and Disposal Systems Serving Single Houses (p.e. ≤ 10) 2009” standards.
It provides a dual function of polishing the effluent from a wastewater treatment system and disposing of the treated liquid into groundwater.
It incorporates an enclosed sand filter, which can be installed under or overground at varying heights to suit all site conditions. Sandcel filters can also be designed for larger applications by our inhouse team.

The advantages

  • The system can be loaded at 60 l/m2 thus providing a much smaller footprint for the client.
  • Fully complies with planning regulations and council requirements
  • Eliminates the risk of substandard non compliant installations
  • Ideal for smaller sites with restricted area as it is discharged to a gravel base underneath the filter box
  • Full report provided for the client and council with all stages photographed and certification provided for components and final system
  • Maintenance schedules available including the first year service free
  • All drawings and specs available for site assessors and planning authorities
  • Full technical back up provided

What is included with a Sandcel?

  • Design and technical advice based on site characterisation report.
  • Supply of external structure, certified sands and pipework.
  • Installation of all stratified layers of sand and gravel according to EPA Code of Practice for Waste Water treatment and Disposal Systems serving single houses 2009.
  • Full sign off and certification by approved site assessor.
  • Report detailing installation works including photographic evidence of works carried out issued to client and council.
  • 1 year follow up visit to site including a service of the Sandcel system
  • Full report provided for the client and council with all stages photographed and certification provided for components and final system
  • Maintenance schedules available including the first year service free
  • All drawings and specs available for site assessors and planning authorities
  • Full technical back up provided

Sandcel product range

Below are the sizes available in the Sandcel range.

Please note larger sizes are available upon request, please contact our sales team.

 Sandcel 900Sandcel 1200Sandcel 1500
Capacity (litres per day)90012001500
Length (mm)400040006350
Width (mm)385050004000
Depth (mm)100010001000
Footprint (m2)15.4 (165.77 sq/ft)20.0 (215.28 sq/ft)25.4 (269.10 sq/ft)

Case study

Installation of a Sandcel sand polishing filter with a Tricel Novo wastewater treatment plant.
Read full case study of a septic tank upgrade at Lurga National School.

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