Control nuisance leaks and spills picking up to five times what other brands will. SLINKIE is quicker than quick – it starts absorbing on contact with liquids. Most spills are gone in minutes. SLINKIE actually expands in size while absorbing. the more it absorbs, the better dike it becomes. SLINKIE absorbs 20-30 times its own weight and retains what it absorbs without leaking and spreading the spill. SLINKIE will not add dust or dirt to machining environment. and improves machining safety with clean work areas.