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Road Bio

Road Spills − Diesel, Oil, Grease and Paint

An oil spill detergent that removes hydrocarbon and liquid paint spills from road surfaces.

Road Bio is a blend of biodegradable surfactants that removes oil and diesel spills on roads without causing an emulsion or contributing to surface erosion. Leaves surface oil free and non-slippery.

  • Removes oils, diesel, grease, uncured resins and paint  
  • Low surface erosion factor
  • Leaves non-slip surfaces
  • Emulsion free
  • Environmentally friendly


  • Versatile: removes oils, diesel, grease, uncured resins and paint
  • Road friendly: will not contribute to surface erosion
  • Removes oil & fuel residue: leaves surfaces non-slippery
  • Environmentally friendly: readily biodegradable with BOD (5 day) / COD 0.00052% at 5% dilution

Where to Use

  • For cleaning diesel, oil, grease and paint spills from roads.  

How to Use

For brush cleaning:

  • Use 1 litre of Road Bio per 2 square metres of contamination.
  • Pour neat Road Bio over the spill, work in with a stiff brush and leave for 5-10 minutes.
  • Rinse off with clean water.

For jetting:

  • Pre-dilute at 10-15% and apply via jet or spray equipment.


  • Ensure drains are bunded or otherwise protected before application.
  • When diluted to 15% or less, Road Bio is classified as an eye irritant.


International Standards

  • Dutch Rijkwaterstaat
 - Road, Waterways & Dykes Authority Report

In a Government Authority product comparison, Road Bio was awarded the highest overall marks for cleaning efficiency, surface erosion, environmental impact, cost and dilution rates.

  • Separator friendly
- meets pr EN 858

Road Bio – in action!

Dublin M9, 2005 – 7 tonnes of cooking oil spilled onto motorway and spread over 2.5km

  • Road Bio applied over whole area
  • Road Bio begins working immediately
  • Ready to re-open within hours!



Technical data

  • Appearance
Pale yellow liquid
  • VOC Content
  • Specific Gravity
  • Flash point
  • pH
  • BOD (5 day) / COD (5% dilution)

Pack Sizes

  • 1000L IBCs

  • 200L drums

  • 20L containers

  • 4 x 5L containers

  • 12 x 1L containers


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