Category: Environmental

What environmental choices can you make this week?

When the week starts with #Earth Day , protests continue for environmental reform and millions of people take heed of David Attenborough warning about the potential climate apocalypse?  There is environmental hope ! At Proper Oils we know it all starts

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Proper Oils driving to London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone Standards

#ULEZ launched

Today is the launch of Londons Ultra Low Emission Zone. Ensuring Londons’ air becomes safer every day for everyone. At Proper Oils we are committed to Ultra low emission standards. As a independent company created with green values at our

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Bring some Mellow Yellow® into your kitchen this Spring

Farrington’s Mellow Yellow® now available from Proper Oils….. Farrington’s Mellow Yellow®  is Britain’s original ‘seed to bottle’ cold pressed rapeseed oil. A healthy, tasty and brilliantly versatile cooking oil pressed so gently it retains all of its natural goodness and

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Proper Oils new waste carrier licence granted by the Environmental agency

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Proper Oils is granted a new waste carrier licence for 2019. Every 3 years the Environment Agency require waste companies to renew their registration as a waste carrier or broker of waste. The information is entered in the register which

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Is your cooking oil supplied by a sustainable, compliant and safe business?

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Proper Oils deliver a sustainable cooking oil service that is compliant and efficient for our customers. That’s why we take huge pride in achieving accreditations that ensure we are delivering against these measures every collection and every delivery ! In

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Proper Oils are Winners of Green Circular Economy Business of the Year 2019

Proper Oils are extremely proud to announce that we have won the Green Circular Economy Business of the Year 2019 award. West London Business Awards 2019 The West London Business awards are a key annual event of the UK’s second largest

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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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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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5 days left to watch “Before the Flood”, Leonardo DiCaprio’s climate change documentary

National Geographic Before the Flood

National Geographic have produced a hard hitting documentary with Leonardo DiCaprio about climate change and its rapid effects.

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Choosing the ‘Proper’ electricity supplier

For the first time in over four years, Proper Oils has been able to choose its electricity supplier, which is very exciting. As a green business in the renewables sector, we know a bit about this, and did our research to make sure

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