The FOG-Special Waste program tracks waste, such as fat, oil and grease, from commercial and residential establishments. Monitoring these waste products ensures that our city’s environment is protected from pollutants that may harm individuals and ecosystems.
A permit is required for a company that pre-treats interceptors.
You are a generator if you own or manage:
You are a special waste generator if you own or manage a restaurant or any food dealer establishment with a grease trap.
If you haul special waste in the City of Houston streets you must obtain a Transporter permit. Waste must originate in the City of Houston.
It shall be unlawful for any person to utilize a motor vehicle or motor vehicle trailer for the transportation of waste originating within the city unless the vehicle or trailer has a registration