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Town's drains 'on diet' to tackle fatbergs


Town's drains 'on diet' to tackle fatbergs


Image copyright Scottish Water A town's drains are to be starved of grease and oil in a bid to tackle the menace of so-called fatbergs.A pilot scheme in St Andrews will see experts advising every food business how to dispose of waste correctly.The new campaign is led by Scottish Water which attends an average of 95 blockages every day in Scotland at a cost of £6.

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