Welcome to Western States Alliance (WSA) – a membership organization that helps protect our environment by working with stakeholders to develop and use best practices in managing the fats, oils and grease (FOG) that are typically disposed of in sewage from restaurants and other food service establishments.
To join Western States Alliance, contact John Harland at: email@example.com
To sign up for the Western States Alliance newsletter, contact Krysta at firstname.lastname@example.org
FOG Forum 2020 – April 1 and 2, 2020, Hood River Inn, OR
You are invited to attend and participate in our upcoming FOG Forum. We encourage registering sooner rather then later as the price goes up! Hotel is also subject to availability.
FOG Forum The Interceptor Whisperer’s Grease Interceptor Training Course March 31st (2020)
This training is provided by IW Consulting Service, LLC. For more information, visit www.interceptorwhisperer.com or contact Ken Loucks, our trainer for this course, at email@example.com.
In order to qualify for this free training, your utility or service area must include communities under 5,000 people and meet the State Nonmetropolitan Median Household Income less than 80%.
2020 USDA FOG Technical Assistance Trainings
To view our upcoming trainings, go to our training calendar.
The Western States Alliance, through PPRC, has received a grant from the USDA to provide training to small rural communities in Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Nevada, Arizona, Wyoming, New Mexico and Washington. These workshops are designed to help develop an effective FOG abatement program and implement best management practices both new and established FOG programs. Please view our training calendar, under trainings, to see any upcoming trainings/events.
The presentation developed from last year can be viewed/downloaded here. For more information visit our training page or contact Krysta Thornton. If you have attended a training and did not receive or cannot locate your flash drive, you can now get the resources online.
Previous FOG Forums
Previous FOG Webinar
To view the Fundamentals of FOG Abatement 101 please click on FOG Webinar. The introductory screen was blacked out on the recording, but the slides are view-able once the speakers begin.