PPRC > FOG Prevention Training Additional Resources
Here you’ll find some useful resources vetted to aid your FOG know-how and needs. Resources include:
For FOG Programs
The Sewer Use Ordinance (SUO) – The SUO is a vital first step in dealing with waste water discharges. The SUO provides the legal authority to condition or prohibit discharges, to control discharges through permitting, to require periodic reports, to inspect non-domestic facilities and to take enforcement action. Below are some model sewer use ordinances that can be used to create or enhance a sewer use ordinance. Keep in mind that plumbing and building codes may vary.
EPA Region 10 has a model SUO published March 2012 in PDF
The Missouri DNR Financial Assistance Center has created this model SUO in Word
The City of Virginia beach SUO specifically addresses FOG
The Plumbing and Drainage Institute has a model SUO in Word
FOG booklet with sewer and stormwater information. Clean Water Services will provide this file to programs that wish to insert their own contact information and use the booklet as a handout. Available in English or Spanish.