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Bandits Now Make $75 Million a Year Stealing Restaurants’ Used Cooking Oil
Companies that collect grease have started hiring private investigators to track bandits.
Airplanes Are Now Powered by Cooking Oil
A smart use of leftovers.
Profits Slip as Grease Thefts Rise
In what bizarro does a down and dirty fried chicken joint hold more sway than Buddakan?
Slimy: Crooks Caught Slipping Off With Stephen Starr’s Used Fryer Oil
The Fryolater bandits were nabbed just around the corner from the crime scene.
Chinatown Change: Two Pho Openings, and Dim Sum Goes Green
What’s new in Chinatown, including a new use for dim-sum-palace cooking oil.