Getting Grease Done Right

A Kansas entrepreneur takes on the restaurant grease trap market with a focus on increasing efficiency through effective pre-treatment.

Jay Minear, owner of DJ Environmental, uses a sophisticated ALAR Auto-VacĀ® system to pre-treat and dewater grease trap waste and other materials.

The DJ Environmental system dewatering plant in Lincoln, KS processes wastewater into solids that are land-applied onto brome grass at a nearby farm.

Jay considered various options, including belt presses, before choosing the ALAR system. One employee can run the system.

The end results are a tremendous reduction in the volume of grease waste for disposal and major savings on hauling costs.

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