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Our grease trap Services

Over 50,000 businesses trust in Big Dipper to protect their kitchens from grease

Magnete offers expert advice on sustainable grease recovery solutions (GRUs) and grease traps for your business.

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What could it cost your restaurant or commercial kitchen if you fitted the wrong grease trap?

About Us

The team of industry experts behind Magnete

We have three essentials underlining our growth strategy: customer focused innovation, high quality production and understanding the people we are partnering with.

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Our Process

A simple, yet powerful and  efficient process

Whether you read through online or talk directly with the team, you will get everything you need. Grease traps and grease recovery unit (GRUs) have never been so easy.

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1. Start

We start with a simple free or charge grease trap consultation. We will ask a few questions over the phone or by email and get back with a few budget ideas.

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2. Review

Take all the time you need to review your grease trap proposal and when you are ready to commit we will schedule a follow up on site to review the grease trap details jointly with you.

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3. Execute

Once we have agreed on everything and you have decided whether you want to make the grease trap DIY project or request an expert to install the grease trap . We proceed.

grease trap Testimonials

Don't take our word for it, take theirs!

Here is a selection of recent grease trap projects and what their owners had to say about us and our grease trap product range.

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FOG partner Magnete

"Binder Limited has been dealing with Magnete now for a few years, using the Thermaco products.The requirement now to remove FOG at source has become even greater. Taking on this challenge we are grateful for the relationship we have with both companies. It has become a real pleasure growing our grease trap business with them. They consistently show a willingness to help with every project."

Tony Shaw
Binder Limited
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"I would highly recommend Magnete. They are extremely responsive and reliable Any grease trap questions and issues are resolved quickly, professionally and efficiently."

Nathen Puyat
Aqua Mundus
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Godfrey Big Dipper

"At Godfrey’s we try to operate as responsibly and sustainably as we can, installing the Big Dipper means we're meeting current legislation and reducing our impact on the environment and local drains."

Luke Godfrey
Godfrey's Fish and Chips
Choose the right product

Don't let fat, oil and grease distract you from your purpose. We will help you choose the right grease trap or grease recovery unit (GRU) for your facility.

Big Dipper

Grease recovery unit (GRU) Designed to meet the needs of commercial kitchens who want control over grease management, Big Dipper's automatic and passive interceptors and accompanying accessories offer compact, easy-to-manage solutions to take the pain out of dealing with grease.

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No need to sacrifice design or durability when it comes to capturing grease and solids from a full facility. Trapzilla is the leading alternative hydromechanical grease interceptor on the market. This includes the TZ-1826 grease interceptor which holds as much grease as a traditional interceptor 3 times its size.

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Case Studies

The results speak for themselves

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Binder Limited

Fit for FOG (Fat, Oil & Grease)

Since establishing Binder Ltd. in 1964, Wallace Binder has stayed on the cutting edge to lead his company into new markets. He wasn’t about to let grease clog his vision for growth.

Yield from FOG
Fatbergs created
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Hospital Remedies Grease Affliction

A hospital waiting area can sometimes be an intimidating place. It should be as non-threatening a place as possible. But what happens when the placid solitude of the lobby is interrupted by teams of maintenance employees cleaning and sanitising the floor after a wastewater backup?

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Articles & News

Browse our content on Magnete Blog

A selection of news and articles to keep you update with legislation, grease trap news, and other developments in the FOG world.

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What does the phrase "Those two mix like oil and water" really mean?

We use the term “Those two mix like oil and water,” when describing two people who don’t like each other. Maybe you’ve also noticed shimmering oil floating on the surface of water on the road after it rains. In both cases you understand that water and oil don’t mix well —but have you ever wondered why? So many other things can dissolve in water—why not oil? In this activity we’ll explore what makes oil so special.

May 20, 2022
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Cheap enzyme dosing grease management, busting the cheap grease trap myth. Dosing vs grease trap

While the first part of the article established that any treatment claims made for dosing systems are dubious at best, it now turns out that even cost effectiveness is questionable and only works if biological dosing systems are operated in a low or standard setting. Increasing the dosing intensity immediately effects the running cost of an enzyme dosing system and very quickly tips the overall cost in favour of an automated grease retention unit.

May 12, 2022
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Automatic Grease Traps vs Manual Grease Traps

Grease Traps and Automated Grease Recovery units are one of the most common (Fats, Oils and Grease) FOG Control solutions. Manual or passive and automatic grease traps being the most widely accepted devices for commercial kitchen operators. Both devices are marketed as performing essentially the same job of separating fat, oil and grease from kitchen wastewater. At first look automatic grease traps seem very expensive compared to manual grease traps. There is more than meets the eye and additional factors should be consider than just the initial purchasing cost of the unit.

May 6, 2022

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