Swimming Pool Glass Filter Media


Glass filter media is the ECO friendly option for your sand filter, using glass instead of sand in your filter will reduce the amount of water you need for backwashing by up to 50%, reduce chemical usage and is much longer lasting than sand, all this means the pay back period can be less than 12 months. 20kg bags - 15% less glass than sand required

Our Price: £18.00

Swimming Pool Glass Media has become the filter media of choice by all informed Commercial and Residential Swimming Pool owners. This is because Glass Media reduces the need to backwash by up to 50%, reducing dramatically the costs of replacing heated and treated water.

Our Glass Swimming Pool Filter Media also resists bacterial contamination, meaning cleaner water and less chemical use.

As Glass Swimming Pool Filter Media has an improved filtration capabilty above Sand it needs 10% less Media in the filter. Making even more savings.

Grade 1 Glass Media is between .5mm and 1mm and is the same as 16/30 Grade Silica Sand. When ordering just reduce your normal quantity by 10%

Grade 3 Glass Media is between 3mm and 6mm in size and is used as a base level - normally in the larger sizes of sand filters

Grade 2 Glass 1mm to 3mm is also available - please call for details

If you have a small to medium filter then you will only need to order Size 1 Glass.

If you have a commercial swimming pool filter you will need a bed of grade 3 Glass Filter Media first. If your are a Commercial Swimming Pool and would like to reduce your running costs please call us to ask how many bags of each size you will need



  • 10% less media required than sand
  • Improves water clarity
  • Removes particles as small as 5 microns
  • Pay back period of less than 12 months
  • Reduce chemical usage
  • Less wastage of heated and treated water
  • Resists bacterial contamination
  • Longer lasting (no need to replace every 5 years)
  • Chloramines greatly reduced
  • 50% less water needed when backwashing
  • Comes in 20kg bags
Write a Review

Write a Review

Shopping Cart

Your shopping cart is empty.

Free Call Back

Latest Blog Entries

Certikin 91,000 BTU Gas Heater

We have on offer a Certikin Natural Gas 91,000 BTU Pool Heater. This heater has been used for just o ...click here for more

Upgrade your Intex Pump and Filter

sand filter pump combo We have a 12" sand filter with a .33 pump, perfect for Intex Easy Set ...click here for more

Geobubble Midas 600 Solar Covers

Special offer on 600 micron solar covers - This is for the Geobubble 600 micron Blue and Gold cover. ...click here for more

©2004-2014 World of Pools - All Rights Reserved. www.worldofpools.com - swimming pool supply