Commercial and Industrial Customers


Under contract for the City of Santa Clara, the City of San Jose - Environmental Services Department administers the City of Santa Clara's pretreatment program, including the control of fats, oils, and grease from food establishments.

Plan Checks for Remodel or New Construction

If you are remodeling or constructing

  • a new food service establishment
  • an industrial/commercial customer who will be discharging to the sewer anything other than standard domestic sewage from toilets and bathroom sinks.

See the following Wastewater Plan Check requirements 


Information for Food Establishments

See the following guidelines to managing fats, oils, and grease:

Fats, Oils and Grease Control for Food Establishments 
    see Fats, Oils & Grease Control Program for Restaurants 

Best Management Practices for Food Establishments 
    see Environmental Best Practices for Restaurants 

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