BP Oil Spill a Back to School Nightmare

As the new school year approaches a new nightmare is unfolding due to the BP oil spill. The students who are going back to school in the region...

Oil Spill Prevention – How to Prevent an Oil Spill From Happening Or From...

Oil spill prevention can be a challenge. But there are some things that can be done that will either prevent oil spills from occurring altogether - or at...

Oil Absorbents – Choosing the Right Kind For Fast and Economical Clean Up of...

How do you clean up an oil spill? There are a variety of ways, but they all come down to one thing: oil absorbs. Read on for...

The Effects of Oil Spills

Effects of spills in the OceanIn addition to the scenic degradation of oil-fouled coastlines and the economic losses borne by fishing, tourist and other industries dependent on the health of coastal...

Using Biological and Gelling Agents on Oil Spills

Many different methods are used to deal with oil spills, including booms, skimmers, biological and gelling agents. Each has a function in cleanup and increasing the speed with which the waters...

The Best Ways to Clean Up an Oil Spill

The recent oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has brought oil spill prevention and cleanup to the forefront of public attention. When considering the amount of environmental and economic damage...

Leaking Fuel Oil Tanks – Avoiding Costly Problems With Oil Spills and Leakage

The DangersA leaking fuel oil tank can become a serious fire and environmental hazard. Whether the tank is located inside or outside the home, a spill can contaminate groundwater affecting private...

Five Eco-Friendly Ways to Clean Up Oil Spills

Where did the wildlife go? That's a scary question, but one that scientists and observers are posing in the wake of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The solution deployed to...

An Effective Oil Spill Clean Up Procedure

Oil spills are dangerous to the health of people and to the environment. The hazards include fumes, ignitions, asphyxiation, burns, water contamination, soil contamination and fire. In...

How Oils Spills Impact the Environment

Oil, one of the most important natural resources collected by man, is used for many purposes. However, when not handled properly this substance can become extremely harmful. This is certainly the...

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