Entries by Moon Grease Trap Cleaning

Recycling Old Grease

If you own a restaurant, you’re probably familiar with the large amount of grease associated with cooking at scale. But did you know that old grease found in your grease traps can be recycled? Here’s what you need to know. How Grease Traps Capture Waste To start out, it’s helpful to consider how grease traps […]

History of the Grease Trap

Grease traps play a key role in properly capturing and disposing of grease in food-related establishments today. Both grease traps and grease interceptors are a standard and required feature in many businesses. How did this come to be such a staple of modern life? Today on the blog, we’re taking a look at the history […]

Kitchen Pests: Maintaining Your Grease Traps

Grease traps are a crucial element of any commercial kitchen or business that serves food. Unfortunately, improperly maintained grease traps can attract all sorts of nasty pests if you aren’t careful. Not to fear! Here are our top tips for avoiding pests in your commercial kitchen. FOG Build-up Attracts Kitchen Pests First, you should know […]

FOG guidelines in Louisville, Kentucky

Fats, oil, and grease (FOG) can clog up the sewer system like nothing else. We’ve talked about FOG generally in our blog posts previously, but not in terms of locality-specific guidance. Today, we are going to take a look at FOG guidelines in Louisville, Kentucky. Hopefully, looking at the city’s rules will help you see […]

What is FOG?

FOG, or Fats, Oils, and Grease, refers to byproducts that are created during food preparation, cooking, dish cleaning, and grease cleaning. It has the potential to enter wastewater and clog up the sewer system. Let’s take a look at the science behind FOG and why it’s so important to prevent build-up. What is FOG? As […]

Grease Traps vs. Grease Interceptors

Grease traps and grease interceptors are grease collection systems that many establishments use. There are a few key things that differentiate the two systems. Here’s a look at some key similarities and differences. Grease traps Grease traps are typically small metal boxes located inside of the business they are used for. They help remove greases […]

Grease Trap Cleaning in Lexington Kentucky

Are you looking for quality grease trap cleaning in Lexington Kentucky? Moon Grease Trap Cleaning offers professional grease trap maintenance to businesses in Lexington, Kentucky and has experience servicing large restaurant chains as well as food preparation sites and small eateries.  Why Do I Need To Get My Grease Trap Cleaned? Lexington, Kentucky is home […]