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Cleaning Up Olive Oil

I accidentally broke a bottle of olive oil on our concrete floor. Any help on how to clean this up and keep it from turning rancid and stinking?

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sundancegal from Wyoming

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By Lea (Guest Post)
September 12, 20080 found this helpful

I have done this before and some Dawn dish soap with hot water usually get most of it.

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By (Guest Post)
September 13, 20080 found this helpful

Thank you so much for your reply. Will give it a try today.

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September 15, 20080 found this helpful

Repeated applications of detergents, and if that still leaves a trace of smell, then bar soap scrubbed in with a stiff brush followed by hot detergents.

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By Toebeanie (Guest Post)
September 17, 20080 found this helpful

Purchase clay kitty litter. Sprinkle over and work in. Leave or repeat until all oil is gone. This works on oil spills on garage floors.

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September 17, 20080 found this helpful

Any oil spills on hard surfaces can be absorbed well by using corn meal. Sprinkle on spill and allow to sit for 15 to 20 minutes or so. Then sweep up the spill into the dustpan and throw away.

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This is what we did with oil that was spilled at the grocery store where I used to work.

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