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Liquid Services

liquid-waste-services-01JR Richards have the fleet and capability to service liquid waste requirements for a wide range of house hold, commercial, industrial, community and government clients. JR Richards has extensive experience operating in high visibility and high traffic locations, and can respond to emergency spills with our 24 Hour Emergency Hotline 1800 4SPILLS (1800 477 455).

We service:

  • Grease trap waste
  • Holding tanks
  • Septic tanks
  • Sullage tanks
  • Triple interceptor pits
  • Portable toilet pump outs
  • Treatment plant pump outs
  • Cleaning/Servicing of tanks
  • Waste Oil
  • Oily Water

Commercial Grease Trap Services

liquid-waste-services-02We provide grease trap waste removal services at scheduled times, and are available for unscheduled service when required.  Our team of dedicated drivers  ensure your grease trap cleaning and maintenance is carried out in accordance with regulatory authorities.

Our fleet of environmentally safe vacuum collection vehicles will load and transport your grease trap waste to a facility for processing.

Our comprehensive range of grease trap cleaning and monitoring services include:

  • Complete evacuation of grease trap contents
  • Washing and scraping of walls and baffles
  • Transportation to a licensed, EPA compliant treatment facility
  • Reporting of trap condition and abnormalities
  • Trap audits to maintain service quality
  • Inlet and outlet point inspections
  • Deodorisation and replacement of lids
  • Operational health and safety hazard alerts

Household and Commercial Effluent and Septic Pump Outs

Our services include:

  • Septic tank pump out
  • Holding Tank pump out
  • Pump out and cleaning of treatment systems
  • Effluent removal for treatment and disposal
  • Pump out of contaminated swimming pools
  • Pump out and cleaning of freshwater storage tank

Oily Water and Waste Oil

J100 – Waste mineral oils

  • Mineral oils unfit for their original intended use
  • Oil filters
  • Transformer fluids (excluding PCB’s)
  • Waste hydrocarbons

liquid-waste-services-03J120 – Waste oil/hydrocarbons mixtures/emulsions in water

  • Vehicle wash down water
  • Cutting oils, soluble oils
  • Industrial plant wash down water
  • Oil/hydrocarbon mixed with water

Oil Filters and Oily Rag Bins

JR Richards also supply lockable 240l bins for the collection of Oil Filters and Oily Rags.

Commercial Liquids

  • Bilge Water (cruise ships, boats, barges)
  • Car Wash Bay Water
  • Contaminated Ground Water
  • Contaminated Liquid Waste
  • Cooling Tower Wash Waters
  • Dilution Pits
  • Grease Trap
  • Gross Pollution Traps
  • Holding Tanks
  • Hydrocarbons (waste)
  • Industrial Liquid Waste
  • Liquid Sludge
  • Mineral Oils
  • Oil Filters
  • Oil Separator Pits
  • Silt Pits
  • Spills (contaminated liquid waste)
  • Storm Water Pits and Retention Wells
  • Underground Holding Tanks
  • Other liquid waste classified as J100, J120