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Blog: Fighting fatbergs is a dirty – but avoidable – job
Posted Date: 12/18/2017 4:00 PM
By Jennifer Nations, Water Resource Coordinator 

The iconic line from the movie “Titanic” is “Fatberg, right ahead!” 

Wait, what? Sorry, the line was actually about an iceberg. 

But “fatbergs” are real and can put a fat hole in a utility’s maintenance and operations budget, not to mention causing significant impacts to water quality and the environment from sewer overflows.