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Article archive for May, 2016

  • May 25th, 2016

    Harboring Resentment? Contain It and Clean It Up

    Tweet You may be familiar with the expression, “Whatever floats your boat.” While it’s good to do what makes you happy, when it comes to harbors and marinas, it’s also necessary to do what keeps the marine environment safe from toxic spills — and fines and penalties. So if you’re a free spirited kind of [...]

  • May 18th, 2016

    Soak It Up!

    Tweet Years ago a popular television commercial featured Madge the manicurist, whose clients were shocked to learn they were soaking their hands in dishwashing liquid. It was a clever marketing strategy, because it demonstrated that the dish soap was not only effective, but also gentle on skin. If Impact Absorbents made a TV commercial, we [...]

  • May 11th, 2016

    Roofin’ It? Here’s How to Stay Safe

    Tweet It’s May, the world is in bloom, and after a wet winter, people are tired of roughing it. They’re eager to eat out and schmooze. City dwellers without backyards may even hang out on their rooftops, catching a breeze and enjoying the moonlight. But if your restaurant business is “roofing it”, you’re really roughing [...]

  • May 4th, 2016

    How to Avoid Falling Off A Ladder

    Tweet Driving to work this morning, we heard a scary statistic on the radio: 1 in 6 people are badly injured when they fall off a ladder while cleaning out their rain gutters. We have a suggestion: don’t climb that ladder to start with. If you’re going to clean your rain gutters of debris after [...]