What is FOG?

FOG refers to Fats, Oil, and Grease from food preparation and kitchen clean-up. Fats, Oil, and Grease are found in such things as:

  • Meat fats
  • Food scraps
  • Lard
  • Baking goods
  • Butter/Margarine
  • Cooking oil
  • Sauces
  • Shortening
  • Dairy products

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1. What is FOG?
2. Why is FOG a problem?
3. Why should I care about FOG?
4. What are some proper FOG handling and storage methods?