Spill & Safety News

Spill Clean Up IRL

In 2020, it's sometimes hard to know what's real. We have digital friends and entire relationships that take place on our phones via text and IMs. ...

Spill Clean Up By Any Other Name

"What's in a name? That which we call a rose,by any other name would smell as sweet." ~ William Shakespeare   The Bay Area has long been k...

Wrist Watch: Taking Repetitive Stress In Hand

Some people lean on their laps, some on their knees. Some hunker down on the train or bus. But even if your employees use their computers while sit...

Boy Scout Smarts

We've all heard the famous Scouting motto: Be Prepared. But knowing something and actually doing it can be poles apart, as anyone who's vowed to st...

Something Fishy Going On?

Killer fish have been the mainstay of many a water-themed summer movie, ever since the prototypical Jaws set the standard for scary oceanic surpris...

General Guidelines for Spill Containment and Clean Up

In case of chemical or oil spills, the responsibilityof a prompt and appropriate clean-up lies on the individual or party that caused the spill. Th...

Officials begin investigating a possible oil spill in the Arkansas River

The Coast Guard and the Army Corps of Engineers are examining the Arkansas River in Barling, Arkansas, after a rainbow-color sheen was reported in the area, according to KTHV-TV.

XSORB used to clean up after hundreds of gallons of paint are spilled.

A forklift dropped a couple hundred gallons of white paint across a road in San Luis Obispo Monday. All things considered, though, it happened in a...

A Million Dollar Grape? Oh my!

The other day I was walking down a grocery store aisle when I saw a plastic product bag on the floor. Working in a safety conscience industry as I ...

Impact on the Environment

Have you ever thought about where all that water on the street goes?  Unfortunately, most people don’t. For years, toxins have ended up in our dra...