Submersible Slurry Pump and Submersible Sludge Pump are all pumped mixtures of liquid and pulverised solid waste, Submersible sludge pumpsand submersible slurry pumps are often considered interchangeable, but they do have slightly different functions. Electric submersible sludge pump used for a softer and thicker, like thick mud, while submersible slurry pump with electrical drive is thinner and less viscous, flows through the pipes more easily.
Sludge is a general term for any solids apart from suspension in a liquid and composed of a number of different materials, including: Organic materials: These are the most common type of sludge and include things like food waste, paper, and plant matter and inorganic materials such as metals, plastics, and solvents, typically produced during the wastewater treatment process, ranging from sewage treatment to industrial by products, so submersible agitator sludge pump reliability for jobs that require pumping water with abrasive solids, water having mud, sludge, or light slurry, water containing mud, sludge or light slurry, tank clean-out, trench and pond cleaning, and mining.
Slurry, on the other hand, is defined as any flowing or flowable suspension of particles in liquid. Being easier to pump, slurry is the preferred output where waste needs to be transported in liquid form. Being distributed in a liquid suspension, slurries can make it easier to relocate and dispose of waste products in the mining and construction industries, so submersible slurry pump with agitator is better for pumping slurry with higher concentrations of solid like in quarries, mines, or dredging applications, dredging, mining, quarries, settling ponds, tailings ponds, other abrasive media with high solids content material.
Hydroman® Submersible Slurry Pump and Submersible Sludge Pump