Oil Soak And Spill Control Available here. When you are changing your oil, there is always a risk that some of it will spill out of the collection receptacle and onto the ground. The same is true when working with other vehicle fluids. Oil soak and spill control products work to help absorb the oil and other fluids before they can a chance to soak into the ground and cause staining. Finding the right product is important and you want to use oil soak and spill control products as soon as the incident occurs. These generally come in the form of granules and are easy to spread around a spill for a fast and convenient clean up.