Grease Traps Articles

  • 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

  • Ideal treatment of laundry wastewater with ultrafiltration installations

    Treatment of very dirty work clothing also produces heavily polluted, oily/greasy wastewater. It is the aim of laundry wastewater treatment to reduce fresh water consumption and to minimise the volume of residuals. At the same time, adherence to the limit values according to appendix 55 of the General provisions on hydrocarbon, heavy metal and AOX contamination in wastewater must be guaranteed. ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Ecofriendly Alternative to Fight Grease Build-ups

    Grease traps or Grease interceptors capture the grease that goes down the kitchen drains. The simple fixture prevents slimy build up inside the drainpipes, which may result in choked drains and backflows. It is essential to cleanout these traps timely before the build up is too high to tackle. Properly maintained grease interceptors allow smooth operation of the drains by keeping the water ...


    By Hydra International Ltd

  • Tips to Maintain your Septic Tanks

    Using chemical based cleaning agents to cure choked drains and septic tanks may not give you desired result and in effect slow down the effluent breakdown. Chemicals promote anaerobic environment inside the septic tanks, the byproducts of which are bi film (slimy layer on the surface) and toxic gases. Hydra Bio Blast is composed ...


    By Hydra International Ltd

  • 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

  • Hard Surface Furniture Cleaners: Eliminating Grime And Allergens

    Hard surface furniture cleaners are the foremost tool for maintaining cleanliness in commercial areas, such as movie theaters, conference halls, hotels, spas, schools, libraries, and similar locations. These machines are used for cleaning wood, metal, vinyl, and other types of hard surface furniture. You need upholstery cleaners to clean entire carpets, seat fabric, and similar material. Hard ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Some Useful solutions for keeping your toilet clean

    The toilet is like the bathroom. It is a moist area of the home or offices due to the volume of water in the cistern, and as we know - microorganisms or germs love a humid prone area to breed in. Bacteria in the toilet absorb organic waste and release gases with bad smell. Bacteria can generally be found in the toilet bowl area but they are also hidden on the seat, the flush, the floor, and the ...


    By Hydra International Ltd

  • Features of machines used for hospital infection control

    Hospital infection control requires recourse to a good quality equipment that not only removes dirt but also eliminates molds, bedbugs, allergens, and germs. Healthcare services are grappling the problem of maintaining sanitization on a daily basis, and one of the most useful tools in this regard is a dry vapor system. A dry vapor system built for hospital infection control should have the ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Car Washing Equipment for Removing Dirt from Windows

    Dirt collects fast on windshields and windows, which is the reason why these car parts should be cleaned on a regular basis. The old mop-and-soap method is no longer effective. If you want to achieve sparkling clean windows, use commercial car wash machines to remove dust, pollution, water stains, bugs, and other dirt. Car windows are cleaned with two types of car wash machines. A steam vapor ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • 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.

  • Lobsterman’s wharf

    Lobsterman’s Wharf is a seasonal restaurant serving seafood and meat dishes. Fried as well as grilled food is on the menu. There is also a 14-room inn as part of the property. All kitchen wastewater flows through an automatic grease removal unit prior to entering an existing grease trap. Sanitary and kitchen flow enters a pump station that pumps the influent to the treatment plant located ...


    By Walden, Inc.

  • 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

  • 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

  • Sheraton Club des Pins, Alger case study

    Belonging to the famous Sheraton hotel chain, the Club des Pins hotel in Alger, Algeria, has 420 rooms and the best conference center in Algeria. For the wastewater treatment of the hotel and its important business center, the Club des Pins installed in 1998 a BIOTOUR system developed by H2O Innovation. The main function of the BIOTOUR is to trickle the polluted water onto a bacterial bed which ...


    By H2O Innovation

  • A critical review of experimental and predicted methane generation from anaerobic codigestion

    Anaerobic digestion is increasingly being considered as a treatment option for an extensive range of waste biomass, due to the potential for energy recovery, in the form of methane production, and lower sludge volumes relative to aerobic treatment processes. Furthermore, when two substrates are codigested (i.e. digested together), added benefits are foreseeable, such as increased methane ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Tile Cleaning Equipment with Vacuum Extraction Feature

    Ask most contractors what they require with their tile cleaning equipment and they would reply - productivity. Without a machine that offers high output, your business could fail. Tiles can be very hard to clean. Soap scum, water stains, molds, food stains, and other impurities accumulate on tiles quickly. In commercial kitchens and public restrooms especially, dirt accumulates on tile very fast. ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Check List of Mobile Auto Detailing Equipment

    Mobile auto detailing calls for special tools and machinery. While fixed location auto detailing businesses are not limited by space, fuel and water restrictions, or client location conditions, the same does not hold true for mobile auto detailing businesses. They are required to travel to the client site, usually a parking lot at their home or business.  In this way, they clean the maximum ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • The Importance of Commercial Steam Cleaners for Tile and Grout Cleaning

    Commercial steam cleaning machines are used across hotels, homes, restaurants, theaters, amusement parks, malls, airport lounges, and other areas for tile and grout cleaning. Tiles and grout acquire a variety of stains and impurities during the course of the day, particularly in high traffic commercial zones. Common impurities found on tiles include soap scum, molds, water stains, grease, oils, ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • 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.

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