80-meter fatberg removed from London sewer

It took Thames Water four days to remove the biggest and smelliest blockage yet from beneath the city. (Previously)

Notable Replies

  1. mathew says:

    I thought Rush preferred to spend his vacation time in the Dominican Republic?

  2. CLamb says:

    Are there no micro-organisms which could be enlisted to break down this fat?

  3. This is what happens when people discard their unwanted pet 'fatbergs' into the sewer. They grow to enormous size just like all the discarded pet alligators in the NYC sewer systems. They come out at night and eat the odd New Yorker. Oh, the horror!

Continue the discussion bbs.boingboing.net

5 more replies

Participants