Wishing you all a Proper Christmas

Proper Oils Oil Collection Christmas

Wishing all our customers a busy Christmas period and a very prosperous New Year and 2019 ! Please note our Christmas operating hours for Oil Collection and Delivery are the following:- We will be closed from Monday 24th December. We

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Olive Oil is better than Viagra!

Olive Oil is better than Viagra! Getting the #Friday Feeling did you know a recent study by the University of Athens has proved that “Consuming olive oil and sticking to a Med diet helps boost a man’s performance in the

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Graduate Trainee Program

New Job Application

Proper Oils are hiring and this time we want two of the best graduates to join the team. But this is a Graduate Trainee Program with a difference. It’s a varied training schedule – driving, sales, admin, more driving, logistics,

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Have a Proper Christmas

Wishing all our catering customers a busy Christmas period, and a prosperous New Year from all the team at Proper Oils. Christmas Operating Hours: Proper Oils office will be closed from Saturday 23rd December. We will re-open on Tuesday 2nd

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How we recycle your waste cooking oil packaging

Yes, we recycle your waste cooking oil. But that isn’t the only thing we recycle. We are happy to also take away your old tin, box and plastic packaging that contained your fresh oil for recycling – so you don’t

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How to create a sustainable menu for your restaurant

Chef slicing vegetables in a restaurant kitchen

Launching a sustainable menu for your restaurant can seem like a minefield. There’s food waste and food provenance to think about, all mixed up with simple cost concerns – after all, whatever you do has to make sense economically for

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No used cooking oil recycling in the London Mayor’s Draft Environment Strategy

Green London

London’s Mayor Sadiq Khan launched the Draft London Environment Strategy in August. It has bold aims to tackle the problem of London’s air, which the report says is so dirty that it breaches legal limits – more than 9,000 Londoners currently

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Why Proper Oils pays its staff the London Living Wage

Stacks of coins

Proper Oils has been a proud Living Wage employer since 2015. The Living Wage is based on the cost of living and is voluntarily paid by 3,500 employers across the UK who “believe a fair day’s work deserves a fair

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5 ways a grease trap can help your food business and prevent fatbergs

Grease trap grille

Remember the Whitechapel fatberg? Not one of the food outlets in the nearby street had a working grease trap to catch fats, oils and grease from entering the sewage system, according to a survey by Thames Water. Here’s how a

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Customer case study: Pennyhill Park Hotel in Surrey

Pennyhill Park Hotel

We’ve been collecting the waste cooking oil from Pennyhill Park Hotel in Bagshot, Surrey since 2012. A member of the Exclusive Hotels and Venues group, Pennyhill Park is a five red-star hotel – indicating it’s the crème de la crème among

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