Spill & Safety News

How NOT to Go Viral

Going viral online is a big deal. But going viral IRL (that's in real life, when you're not on social media) is something everyone would rather avo...

What Season Is This?

Climate change deniers may believe global warming is a hoax, but those of us who experienced temperatures above 80º in February (in northern Califo...

The Best Spill Clean Up Solutions for Time Travelers

If you're a science fiction aficionado — or just like the concept of time travel — you'll have one of our country's biannual opportunities to do so...

Race to the Finish… But Oh, the Mess

Have you noticed how freeways have turned into raceways these days? At least, that's how many drivers perceive the road. The need for speed means t...

Misty Mornings? Try This

As we discussed last month, 2020 is the year of clear vision (20/20 is perfect eyesight, in case that leap wasn't intuitive.) And it is a leap year...

Driven to Safety

Winter driving is hazardous. The roads are often slick with rain, snow, ice, hail, or seepage from vehicles that need to spend time in an auto shop...

Can You See That? How to Spot Invisible Spills

We're getting older — not just individually, but collectively. In 2018, for the first time in history, there were more seniors worldwide than child...

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 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...

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...

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...