grease trap maintenance Articles

  • Grease trap treatment in a meat plant

    Meat plants tend to be major producers of fats and grease and this present problems in the wastewater infrastructure as it is not soluble in water. This leads to build up in drains and grease traps and the traditional approach to disposal is to physically remove it and ship it off site for licensed disposal. A new approach is to use bioaugmentation to physically degrade the grease so that it ...


    By Biofuture Ltd

  • Restaurant grease trap, City of Irving, Texas

    The Problem Oil and grease from restaurants and fast food establishments have presented a major problem to wastewater treatment plants for years. There have been various additives; some have worked well for the removal of grease but cause problems later in the wastewater treatment plant With the changing regulations and enforcement as to what can be discharged into a system, about the ...


    By Byo-Gon, Inc.

  • Grease trap enhancer for ACF-32-AquaClean ACF/ DGTT

    Ecological Laboratories Inc. Douglas Dent August 2003 Background – John Cocker operates Cocker Plumbing located in Homestead, Florida. John’s business services commercial properties, food facilities, apartment buildings and residential septic systems. He routinely provides service maintenance of facility effluent lines, grease traps and absorption fields (drain fields). John stated that he was a ...


    By BluePlanet Labs

  • Fat Trap case study

    During the summer season at a busy National Park, we were asked to give assistance with a blocked soakaway drain. Due to the location and the time of year the soakaway had to be treated rapidly and with the minimum of disturbance. Then drain received combined effluent from a busy restaurant (which had not been maintained) and a large septic tank that served several public toilets. The pipe ...


    By Bio Systems Europe

  • Goodbye Grease! Aqua Mundus Helps Catering & Commercial Kitchens Manage Fat, Oil & Grease Wastewater

    While fat, oil and grease can cause major blockages to piping and sewers, Aqua Mundus is helping thousands of commercial and catering kitchens implement a solid grease management infrastructure and flush away these nasty problems for good.  While pouring fat, oil and grease (FOG) down a commercial sink may seem like a good idea, their solid properties can cause dangerous build-up and even ...


    By Aqua Mundus Ltd

  • Case Study - The performance of the grease degrading bioproduct greasolux in the meat manufacturing factory and municipal WWTP

    Problem A municipal waste water treatment plant in one Baltic town continuously had problems with the fat, oil and grease (FOG) accumulation in the sewer lines, lift stations and waste water treatment plant, since the start up of a local meat processing facility. The highly polluted waste water directly impacted the treatment plant in the following ways: Increased grease ...


    By Ecochemicals UAB

  • Improving the Operations and Maintenance of Wastewater Infrastructure with Knowledge Management Systems

    ChallengesFort Campbell, Kentucky is an active military facility that serves a dynamic population of up to 50,000 military and civilian personnel. The collection system assets include a 5 MGD treatment plant, 79 pump stations, 100 miles of gravity and force main sewers, and over 100 miscellaneous structures including oil/water separators and grease traps. Like many communities – this ...

  • Sanitation Pumping Program

    Background – John Cocker operates Cocker Plumbing located in Homestead, Florida. John’s business services commercial properties, food facilities, apartment buildings and residential septic systems. He routinely provides service maintenance of facility effluent lines, grease traps and absorption fields (drain ...


    By BluePlanet Labs

  • Whay sanitation solved FOG problems

    CASE HISTORY: Mr. Henery Whay of 1 Whay Sanitation Company1740 Irvington Road Weems, VA 22576 (804 435 0945). Reports the following results. Background: Whay Sanitation Company operates a large septic collection facility to break down septic and restaurant grease trap waste (30,000 gallons/day). They have been an AquaClean user for several years however recently developed a ...


    By BluePlanet Labs

  • Failed septic systems recovered with AquaClean

    Ecological Laboratories Inc. 2003 Douglas Dent Background – Mr. John Cocker operates Cocker Plumbing, located at 16380 288 Street, Homestead, Florida. John’s business includes service to commercial facilities, food facilities, apartment and residential systems. He routinely provides service that includes the maintenance of facility effluent lines, grease traps and absorption fields. ...


    By BluePlanet Labs

  • Commercial - Area 5, Italy - Case Study

    Problem with high levels of FOG in wastewater resulting in the need for frequent pumping and emptying of the grease trap, which has been dramatically reduced using a BioAmp. Area 5 is the new washing station for commercial, industrial, construction vehicles and tourism buses. It’s modern equipment is in line with the most rigorous regulatory requirements regarding control, hygiene ...


    By NCH UK Ltd

  • Kitchens - Yazaki, Romania - Case Study

    YAZAKI ROMANIA is a Japanese company that produces in Romania automotive cabling for Toyota, Ford, etc, and has approx. 4000 employees. They have an eating hall supplied by EUREST ROM in catering system. YAZAKI ROMANIA transferred the responsibility of drain maintenance to EUREST ROM. The sewage consists of the lines between kitchen (plates and dishes washer) – grease trap – ...


    By NCH UK Ltd

  • Oberstown house, special school

    Address: Lusk, Co. Dublin Client: Department Of Education & Science, Special Schools Section Engineer/Client Contact Details: Barrett Mahony, 52/54 Sandwith Street, Dublin 2 Jason Redmond Ph : 016773200 Completion Date: July 1998 Population Equivalent: 500 P.E. Value: € 90,500 + ...

  • Premier school calls in the experts case study

    Greasebeta helps Eton maintain a sweet relationship with the Thames World renowned Eton College is using Cleveland Biotech’s ground breaking GreaseBeta system to help it keep within the letter of the law in terms of discharging waste into the Thames. The College has a private sewage treatment plant which discharges treated waste water into the river. Explains Building ...


    By Cleveland Biotech Ltd.

  • St. Angela`s sewage treatment plant

    Address: St. Angela's College, Co. Sligo Client: St. Angela's College/ Dept. Of Education Engineer/Client Contact Details: Jennings O'Donovan & Partners, Finisklin, Sligo David Kiely, Ph: 071 9161416 0 Completion Date: November 2000 Population Equivalent: 250 P.E. Value: ...

  • The different purposes of drain cleaners

    Drain cleaners are chemicals that help in clearing off septic tank drain pipes or to put a stop to the amount of congested pipes. It is commonly suggested through septic tank specialists, as it is an easiest ways do repair to drainage problems. Drain cleaners includes very hazardous chemical ...


    By Hydra International Ltd

  • Holiday centre benefits from biological expertise case study

    Center Parcs Goes “Greener” With Cleveland Biotech Woodland, water and a natural healthy environment are the essential elements of any Center Parcs venue and the company is rightly very proud of its ISO14001 status. It is continually working to improve the energy, water, and waste efficiency of its buildings and it is with regard to this last aspect, waste, that it has formed ...


    By Cleveland Biotech Ltd.

  • Holiday centre benefits from biological expertise case study

    Center Parcs Goes “Greener” With Cleveland Biotech Woodland, water and a natural healthy environment are the essential elements of any Center Parcs venue and the company is rightly very proud of its ISO14001 status. It is continually working to improve the energy, water, and waste efficiency of its buildings and it is with regard to this last aspect, waste, that it has formed ...


    By Cleveland Biotech Ltd.

  • Why The Best Floor Steam Cleaner Machines Are Super-Powerful?

    Floor cleaning is one of the most tiresome and time-consuming tasks in commercial and industrial settings. In addition to being vast in area, the floors here experience heavy traffic and consequently accumulate lots of dirt, grease, grime, and mud. Scrubbing or mopping floors is no longer effective in maintaining sparklingly clean look at all times. For this reason, smart cleaning professionals ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Common methods of septic system treatment

    An ineffective or failed septic system at times end results with creating a break in holder’s pockets, leave tears in eyes, and forms chaos in the life. But such nuisances can easily be avoided with common and premium septic system treatment. There are abundant causes that can be a sign of the ...


    By Hydra International Ltd

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