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In an effort to salvage all of the cooking oil used annually in Barcelona and keep it from contaminating local water, city officials have begun handing out free “OliPots” oil pots in an attempt to get more citizens to deposit the material for eventual reuse. The new recycling initiative aims to reclaim as much of the used cooking oil as possible and there is no limit as to which oils can be recycled – the city will take any type of oil. And the Olipot itself features a built-in filter that separates the oil from any lingering food.

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