Fats, Oils, & Grease (FOG)

The City of Folsom’s Environmental & Water Resources Department updated the Fats, Oils, and Grease (FOG) Ordinance in August, 2015. The ordinance along with the materials on this website is designed to provide residents and business owners within the City of Folsom with the proper tools and knowledge to prevent sanitary sewer pipe blockages that cause backups and sanitary sewer overflows.  Read the FOG Ordinance.

There are numerous ways to reduce the amount of FOG entering the City’s sanitary sewer system. Follow the articles and links listed below to learn how to properly dispose of fats, oils and grease. Preventing grease related sewer blockages and overflows benefits you and the environment.

Commercial FOG

Residential FOG

Additional FOG Outreach & Educational Materials