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Oil Recycling Helps Protect the Environment

Whether home mechanics unthinkingly dump used oil into drainage ditches or unsuspecting homemakers spring an oil leak shuttling the kids to soccer practice, waste oil too often makes its way into our rivers, lakes and streams and contaminates the water supply. The environmental impact can be devastating. When consumers and businesses understand the value of properly disposing of used oil, this valuable resource can be reused again and again, sparing the ecosystem of hazardous waste.