Purified Fats are produced by the rendering of animal by-products. The material is cooked and pressed which releases the oil. This is then filtered and stored ready for export across the globe to be used in pet food, the cosmetics industry or as bio-fuel.
At Leo Group we produce 2 different varieties of purified fats, category 1 and category 3.
Category 1 purified fats are produced from animal-by-products of fallen stock. These fats are produced at our Omega Proteins rendering plant and are transported to our customers, to be burnt to release energy. These are commonly supplied to power stations and concrete works.
Category 3 purified fats are of a higher quality which allows them to be re-used in pet-food and cosmetics, as well as oleo chemical industry and power stations alike.
We produce two different types of oil: