Spill & Safety News

No Slip Ups: Smarter Spill Clean Up Resolutions

People are big on resolving to change at certain defining milestones, such as turning 40, or becoming a parent, or witnessing the dawn of a new mil...

How to Create a Healthier Home and Business in the Year Ahead

You might think your home or place of business is one of the safest possible places to be. And while that's true in some respects — you're unlikely...

How to Put Out An Oil Fire

Quick, what's the opposite of fire? Water, right? That's why firefighters rush trucks bearing those long hoses and water to extinguish fires. But o...

Put A Sock In It…Or A Pillow, Or A Pad, Or…

Q: Where are socks as useful as pads, pillows, rolls and booms? A: It depends on whether you're going to sleep, or eliminating an oil spill.  In th...

Spill Clean Up for the Digital Age

Recently on The Ellen Show, TV talk show host Ellen DeGeneres aired several funny segments in which Millennials attempted to use devices popular in...

Protecting the Planet After Wildfires

California's latest spate of wildfires has thankfully been extinguished, and the massive clean up is well underway. Aside from rebuilding structure...

Foodies: Spill It, We've Got Your Back

Spill it. It's an expression that encourages someone to share something they've been keeping close to the vest: a budding relationship, perhaps, or...

Making Your Marina Shipshape for Winter

There's a lot of advice available for boating enthusiasts who need to prepare their vessels for the colder months, from flushing the cooling system...

Beat the Clock

It's November, and that means we get to time travel. You know: set our clocks back an hour and re-live an hour we've just lived. It's a little spoo...

Are You OSHA Compliant? Here's What To Do NOW

This past summer, we sounded the call for all healthcare personnel and pharmacies to become OSHA-compliant prior to the December 1st deadline for U...

Pollution Solutions: Don't Phone Home!

Those of you old enough to remember the heartwarming film E.T., The Extra-Terrestrial (released in 1982, in case you were wondering) will recall th...

Putting Oil In Its Place

Oil comes in so many varieties, it's a wonder anyone can go a day without it. From salad dressing to cosmetics, home heating to bath additives, dif...