Government housing grease trap treatment

One common goal of most Americans would be to have a place to call their own. To achieve this goal you have to be hard working and dedicated to accomplish this task. Sometimes this can be very difficult to do on your own. Luckily, our government has provided a way to get affordable housing, whether it be an apartment or a house. Just like a traditional home maintenance is always a must to keep things flowing efficiently.  One of the things you should never neglect is your grease trap. With grease traps they normally have to be pumped out regularly which can be very costly. Luckily there are alternatives that you can you use for government housing grease trap treatment.

The most common government housing project is the apartment style or compound style, wherein there are apartment units in one government building that is managed by a particular government agency. The rent is lower than privately owned apartment buildings and discounts are even provided to those who are seniors or those who have disabilities. Government housing units like this have their own kitchens but they all drain to a common pipeline that’s connected to the sewer system. Most if not all of these kitchens have grease traps which collect excess FOG (fats, oils, grease). To help lessen the amount of FOG that comes out of government housing units, the federal government has made the move of requiring these government housing project managers to have grease traps installed in their premises. They have to regularly maintain these grease traps and ensure that they are issued with legal permits.

Maintenance and inspection of these grease traps are typically performed by government appointed agencies that oversee the housing. With regular inspection, any grease trap damage could be detected immediately and the FOG level could be kept at a low minimum. Pump out schedules, by standard, should be done at least four times every year but some managers of government housing projects may require monthly pump outs of their grease trap to prevent overflow and possibly the serving of lawsuits and payment of hefty fines. When there is an overflow in FOG from the government housing grease trap, it can be concluded that there is poor maintenance. This would call for an effective government housing grease trap treatment.
When FOG overflow occurs, the FOG mixes with the untreated effluent that flows through the sewer pipes. The FOG then cools and solidifies, sticking to the pipes’ inner walls. As more FOG enters with the effluent, a blockage is eventually formed. When this happens, the wastewater can no longer reach the wastewater treatment facility. It backs up into the government housing units and the surrounding areas. When this happens, health and sanitation problems occur. It would certainly be an issue if the residents had sewage backing up into their government housing facility. The surrounding areas including water systems are also affected by the FOG overflow effects. The clean water supply is questionable and the aquatic life dies off.

In a government housing grease trap treatment, there should be a potent additive used. This does not involve the use of chemicals. These substances only emulsify the FOG and make things far worse. The safest and best helpers in government housing grease trap treatment are bacteria. They are the ones responsible for efficiently digesting the solid wastes and FOG in the grease trap. They leave no trace behind. Even disarming smells are eradicated by the bacteria treatment. The environment is not harmed at all by bacteria-based additives. Bacteria are organic and have no chemical discharges to pollute.

Government housing grease trap treatment is most effective with the use of bacteria. Using these organisms could also cut down the frequency of pump out sessions for the government housing grease traps.