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SAVING THE PLANET WITH A BAR OF SOAP AND A TRUCK THAT SMELLS LIKE FRENCH FRIES: Building Sustainable Synergies Between the Public and Their Utilities

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Are your clogged sewer lines giving you a heart attack? Are your customers gagging you with a spoonful of oil? Do you know how to save the planet with a bar or soap and a truck that smells like French fries? The answers to these questions and more can be found here! Discover how a small town utility company is showing that a little effort and creativity can revolutionize an entire industry and leave you customers that can't wait to help you! We have seen a 40% reduction in sewer spills and grease blockages in our sewer lines from this program and make biodiesel fuel for about 1 per gallon out of oil that used to hurt our entire system. Amazing!! YOU can be part of this revolution! Let Daphne Utilities' story of Used Oil Recycling and Biodiesel operations show you a new way to approach some of your most pressing utility issues. It can save you money. It can save you headaches. It may even save your job!

Document Type: Research Article


Publication date: January 1, 2008

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