Author: Jacek Kaminski

How much is used cooking oil?

Photo of drops of cooking oil

The price of used cooking oil has gone down significantly, and is still going down. It means Proper Oils also has to look at its costs to ensure we can continue to provide our customers with a top quality, sustainable, oil collection service.

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Driver training to collect used cooking oil

Proper Oils keeps driver training up to date to ensure a first class cooking oil delivery, collection and recycling service.

Fantastic news this week, as we announce that another one of our team has completed his driver training. Sorin has been awarded his C category HGV licence to drive our new 8.55t lorries. Proper Oils has now organised and paid for three of our

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Supporting community charity in the Heathrow Area

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Proper Oils just signed a cheque for over £2000 to support Heathrow Airport’s very own community initiative Proper Oils has been servicing Heathrow Airport, collecting and recycling used cooking oil for over five years now. Part of our deal includes a

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Proper Oils has joined the Freight Transport Association

Proper Oils is a member of the Freight Transport Association

We are pleased to announce that Proper Oils has joined the Freight Transport Association (FTA). The FTA is one of the UK’s largest trade associations and represents the interests of the transport and logistics industry. It provides members with services that help them to

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Improving vehicle performance and efficiency when delivering and collecting cooking oil

blue tree program improving vehicle performance and efficiency

All of our lorries have a piece of hardware fitted to help us improve vehicle performance and efficiency when delivering and collecting cooking oil. This magic box is supplied by Blue Tree Systems, and it does some impressive things. Firstly, it tracks the vehicle

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Proper Oils has moved.

Proper Oils HQ directions

Proper Oils recently moved to a fabulous new site in Southall.

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CHIP SHOP BXTN CUSTOMER FOCUS

CHIP SHOP BXTN logo

Of course, at CHIP SHOP BXTN you’ll find classic portions of (sustainable) Fish & Chips to eat in or take-away, but take a seat, check the Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner menus again and you’ll find a world of difference to the classic

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Hounslow, a fatberg hot spot

London Borough of Hounslow

The London borough of Hounslow has been shamed as a fatberg hotspot. Local news website getwestlondon.co.uk recently published an article showing grim photographs of the consequences of throwing the wrong things down our drains, forming the obstructions perfectly described as fatbergs. Sanitary items, wet wipes –

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Using bigger vehicles to deliver, collect and recycle cooking oil

Proper Oils are using bigger vehicles to deliver, collect and recycle cooking oil.

Earlier this year we purchased our first lorry, a 7.5t Mitsubishi Fuso. We wanted to see if using bigger vehicles to deliver, collect and recycle cooking oil would be more efficient than using large vans. We use it to service areas where

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Used Cooking Oil Containers

Proper Oils Used Cooking Oil Containers

All customers who use cooking oil for frying need to store their used cooking oil safely before it is collected. Here’s a quick guide to how we can help find the perfect storage solution for your needs. Some customers choose

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