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A Colossal ‘Fatberg’ Clogging London's Sewer Is Ten Times Bigger Than the Last One "A so-called “fatberg”—a tightly congealed mass of fat, wet wipes, diapers, and condoms—is blocking a section of London’s Victorian-era sewage network. It could take weeks for utility crews to remove the horrific mass, which, if not removed, could cause raw sewage to spill onto London’s streets." http://gizmodo.com/a-colossal-fatberg-clogging-londons-sewer-is-ten-time-1803784372

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Oh, you're not supposed to dump fat, oil or grease down the drain? I did not know that.

 ‎· ronin 1
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I saw this float by in reddit, pardon the pun, I think it's not only the the people/food industry that are dumping fat down the sink/drains, but also the fats on plates after a meal it all adds up. But this is pretty gross.

 ‎· Halil
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How does it get that big? Nobody sees it growing? Seems to me they need to inspect those tunnels a bit more often. Yeah, I know they don't have the manpower, but is there some automated flow-meter that could notice that the flow is way down and could maybe alert the inspectors?

 ‎· bentley 2

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