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Thursday, April 2, 2015

grease traps required in township

Ligonier Township properties that discharge grease, such as restaurants and automotive repair shops, will be required to install grease traps soon.
On Wednesday, the township municipal authority board unanimously approved a fats, oils and grease resolution that mandates that all entities that produce such materials use grease traps or interceptors to prevent the content from entering the sewage system.
Solicitor Dan Hudock said that when the materials are disposed of through the sewage system, they congeal, clogging pipes and hindering the treatment plant.

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