‘You can’t do anything to me’: Australia’s oil spill investigation continues

A woman’s attempt to find a solution to a leak in an oil pipeline was derailed when a valve blew and trapped her in the water.Key points:Amla oil, a liquid oil used in cooking, is used in a range of foods and beverages, is often used as a flavour enhancer in foods and drinks, and […]

How to buy a castor oil filter wrench

In the age of castor, you’ve probably seen it at some point.And it’s the best part of castoreum, the stuff you’ll need to make your life as a painter easier.Castoreum is a natural oil-based material that’s made up of an oily layer of fatty proteins.It is used in cosmetics, perfumes, hair care, nail polish, and […]

What to know about a reviving essential oils plant

The Reviving Essential Oil Plant is a project that is helping restore essential oils in an area of Ohio that was destroyed by the Great Storm of 2014.The plant is part of the Midwest Restoration Partnership, a partnership of more than 70 companies and nonprofits, including the Environmental Defense Fund, Environmental Working Group and the […]