Category: Used Oil Program

Why Have a Used Oil Program?

Used Oil Is A Valuable Resource Used oil can be re-refined as a lubricating oil, used as a clean fuel and reprocessed to create many petroleum-based products. Recycling it saves this non-renewable resource for future use. One gallon of used oil can be re-refined into 2.5 quarts of lubricating oil. It takes 42 gallons of …

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Used Oil Recycling Program

Jump to: Mission and Goals Used Oil Recycling Forms Rules and Statutes Permitted and Registered Facilities Terminology Tracking the Program Comments Mission and Goals The mission of the Used Oil Program is to protect the public and the environment from exposure to contamination caused by the improper treatment, storage, and disposal of used oil. The …

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Keeping Used Oil From Going Down the Storm Drain

 By Scott Hopkins Editor’s Note: This is the second of a series of posts—during the month of September—focused on simple home improvement tips to help improve your quality of life and the environment. If you like to do your own maintenance on your car, you’re in luck: Utah has one of the best used-oil collection …

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