Clean drains are better for everyone. Blockages smell and can cause raw sewage to flood back into businesses. Nobody wants the hassle, the cost, or damage to reputation. That’s why we’re working with local businesses to reduce blockages.
Drains can block when the wrong things are flushed or poured down the loo or sink. Not many people know that cooking oil, fat and leftover food sticks to sanitary towels, tampons and wipes, which all turn solid once the oil and fat cools.
Blocked drains can lead to closed businesses, unhappy customers and even a fine of up to £5,000.
If you operate a food service business, in order for it to run as normal, you need to:
It’s important to make sure your waste contractor is Environment Agency licensed. Find out more information about current legislation or find a registered carrier here.