Spill absorbent for use on fuel, oil, and other hydrocarbon spills. Works on hard surfaces and also floats on top of water before, during, and after use to make spill removal from water quick and easy. Works in rainy, wet conditions where other sorbents fail. Can be recycled or used as a bulk energy source. Works on crude oil, diesel fuel, water treatment polymers, oil-based paint, heating oil, gasoline, kerosene, power steering fluid, jet fuel, hydraulic fluids, motor oil, solvents, PCBs, and other hydrocarbons.