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Friday, January 9, 2015

grease traps in the future

The Ligonier Township Municipal Authority board wants to cut the fat from its sewer system's diet.
The board is reviewing a draft resolution that will require any establishment producing fats, oils and greases to install a grease trap or interceptor to prevent damage to the sewer system.
“The idea here is to try to control the excessive deposit of fats, oils and greases into the sewer system because they constitute an interference with the process,” said solicitor Donald Snyder.
The board voted to table the resolution so that it has time to read through the document, which Snyder said is extensive because it defines what materials are considered fats, oils and greases. Snyder said the board could possibly adopt the resolution at its February meeting.

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