Issue Date: October 28, 2013
Smooth Running With Soybeans
For most Americans, the phrase “oil spill” brings to mind the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster, which dumped 4.2 million barrels of crude into the Gulf of Mexico. But consumers dump a similar amount of used motor oil into the environment every year in the U.S. In fact, improper disposal of waste engine oil is a major cause of contamination of waterways, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.
Once oil enters soil . . .
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