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Posts from the ‘Residential’ Category

  • September 19th, 2013

    3Rs and An Occasional Oops!

    Tweet The nip is in the air and children across the nation are back in the classroom, much to their collective chagrin and their parents’ relief. According to the US Census Bureau, 79 million people are currently enrolled in school. That spells a lot of potential spills! But XSORB is ready for them. We keep [...]

  • August 23rd, 2013

    Dry Cleaning the XSORB Way

    Tweet Whether you work in retail, a grocery store, or restaurant, odds are you’ve probably taken clothes to the dry cleaners at some point. There are uniforms and business suits, shirts that need to be pressed just so, and items that require stubborn stains be removed with the utmost care to avoid damaging a delicate [...]

  • July 8th, 2013

    Babies on Board!

    Tweet Children might define the essence of “spill clean up”. Kids love nothing more than making a mess, especially since they’re not the ones who have to clean it up. And if you have a new baby (as two of the XSORB family now do — two babies, in fact!) you might as well install [...]

  • April 15th, 2013

    We’ve Got Your Back!

    Tweet Is spill clean up taking its toll on your body? Cracking knees, aching back from all that bending and kneeling? There’s no need to get down and dirty (so to speak) to mop up spills the old-fashioned (and inefficient) way. Instead, rely on Impact Absorbents for effective, eco-friendly spill clean up solutions. An XSORB [...]

  • April 1st, 2013

    Spring Fever!

    Tweet It’s that time again: our spring-ahead clocks have provided an extra hour of daylight, the kids are itching to be out of school, and spring fever in general can lead to…overindulgence. This is the nature of the human condition: sometimes the chocolate mousse cake has our name on it; sometimes that all-you-can-eat buffet sounds [...]

  • March 18th, 2013

    How’s Your Socks Life?

    Tweet Socks. They come in all lengths and colors and sizes, and our toes wouldn’t be snuggly-warm and dry without them. So why should feet have all the fun? When it comes to spill containment, XSORB wants you to enjoy a happy socks life. That’s why we’ve created seventeen different types of absorbent socks: not [...]

  • January 14th, 2013

    How to Create a Healthier Home in the Year Ahead

    Tweet You might think your home is one of the safest possible places to be. And while that’s true in some respects (you’re unlikely to be hit by a car in your living room), most homes harbor an array of toxic everyday products that can make people and pets sick. Here are six simple steps [...]

  • November 28th, 2012

    Preparing for the Next Super Storm

    Tweet Now that Hurricane Sandy is through battering the East coast, we hope everyone is safe, and those who’ve been evacuated will be able to return home soon. We’re very fortunate in California, where all we have to worry about is the occasional earthquake. But regardless of where we live, it pays to be prepared. [...]

  • November 14th, 2012

    Suit Up for Safety: Stylin’ with Personal Protection Gear

    Tweet Fashion is so personal. Some people like to wear pants that redefine “low rise”. Some sashay in T-Shirts that double as dresses. And some prefer personal protection gear like the Tychem TK 640 Deluxe Level A Front Entry Suitthat recalls early space-age movies. Even the name sounds otherworldly. While you’re unlikely to be mistaken [...]

  • July 3rd, 2012

    Toxic Spill Containment in the Home

    Tweet You may not realize it, but your home is full of toxic substances. The average household stores paint, drain cleaner, household cleansers, pesticides, gasoline, oil and other flammable liquids somewhere in the garage, tool shed or inside the house but doesn’t  prepare for the possibility of a toxic spill cleanup. You may not think of [...]