June 13, 2016
Proper Disposal of Fats, Oils and Grease Can Save Money, the Environment and Your Summer
MERRICK, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--It’s summer and those bodies on the beach are not the only things
frying. This time of year means more french fries, fried chicken and
other tasty fried food. Both in home kitchens and at restaurants across
New York, the oil is flowing and heavy duty frying is taking place. New
York American Water reminds everyone not to forget about all the
resulting used fats, oils and grease (FOG).
FOG hardens as it goes down the drain. That can cause nearby sewer pipes
to clog, which in turn may lead to the raw sewage actually backing up
into your home or o...