According to the Environmental Protection Agency, fats, oils, and grease
cause a full 47 percent of sewer backups nationally.
Already providing drainage and odour solutions for companies such as McDonalds, Asda, Wal-Mart, and Anglian Water to name a few, Environmental Biotech will be expanding into territories across the world where there is a desperate need for solutions to drain blockages caused by fats, oils, and grease
One could say that April 22, 1998 was a day of recognition concerning fats, oils, and grease
(FOG) in the sewer collection systems for the city of Cambridge, Massachusetts-a day that recognized the need to get control of these problem-causing elements.
A new Supercritical/ Solid Catalyst (SSC) Biodiesel Production Process from Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, produces high-quality (ASTM) biodiesel (B100) fuel from brown and black greases and other waste fats, oils, and greases
. The key difference from other conventional biodiesel production technologies is that SSC does not require the input of avid or base catalysts.