• Hampton Roads Sanitation District selects Greasezilla for FOG separation technology at Nansemond Treatment Plant

    LANSING, W.VA, DEC 6, 2019 — Greasezilla™ has been selected by Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD) to provide the most cost-effective and ecologically sound FOG (fats, oils and grease) Separation Technology for the Nansemond Treatment Plant in Suffolk, Virginia. HRSD did an industry-wide search for the most efficient and advanced system to separate FOG into its basic components, sending the water back to the treatment center headworks and responsibly recovering advanced biofuel. The construction of the new facility is expected to begin in Spring 2020. HRSD and the localities it serves are diligently working with responsible restaurant owners to keep +

  • FOG to Fuel: Turning Grease2Green

    The EPA reports the annual production of collected grease trap waste and uncollected grease entering sewage treatment plants ranges from 800 to 17,000 pounds/year per restaurant. Accumulation of brown grease is a primary cause of municipal Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSO’s) that lead to property damage, health hazards and contaminants entering local water ways. There is a clean solution to this messy problem. Many raw materials containing lipids have been described as showing high potential for use in the production of biodiesel. These include low-grade animal fats and WCOs, but also other lipid wastes such as trap greases. All these waste lipids +

  • Greasezilla is Attending WEFTEC 2019! What to Know before You Go

    We are less than a month away from WEFTEC®! Taking place Sept. 23-25 at McCormick Place in Chicago, you can find the Greasezilla team at Corner Booth #4952. WEFTEC is the largest conference of its kind in North America and offers water quality professionals from around the world with the best education and training available today. It provides unparalleled access to the most cutting-edge technologies in the field; serves as a forum for domestic and international business opportunities; and promotes invaluable peer-to-peer networking among registrants. In this blog post, we will give you a brief preview of what to expect +