Getting oil off an asphalt driveway

My son just had his driveway paved and someone with an oil leak parked there. Now he has this oil stain that even the oil change company can't remove. Help please.
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  • Cam 1028 Cam 1028 on Oct 01, 2016
    Cat litter put a nice pile on and work it in with a broom then sweep up, if that doesn't work pour bleach on it.
  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Oct 01, 2016
    You can buy an oil absorbent from the auto parts store.
  • Marilyn Tippen Marilyn Tippen on Oct 01, 2016
    engine cleaner from auto store. Use as you would to clean engine. May have to repeat .
  • Jay Lana Jay Lana on Oct 01, 2016
    Sawdust usually works fine, gasoline could be used but right after it it needs to be washed thoroughly with a good de-greaser and detergent.
  • Jean Querciagrossa Jean Querciagrossa on Oct 01, 2016
    If the above methods don't completely remove the stain, you might try Purple Power. It's a degreaser sold at auto parts stores. I haven't used it on cement, but it removes grease spots from car mats, upholstery and clothing. I love this product!
  • Roxanna Crowe Roxanna Crowe on Oct 01, 2016
    Dawn liquid soap and a hot water, broom it off, may have to repeat.
  • Jim Jim on Oct 02, 2016
    2x 4 block of wood and clay 🐱 kitty litter. Scrub kitty 🐱 litter into oil stain until litter becomes a fine powder hose off , bye πŸ‘‹ bye πŸ‘‹ kitty litter and oil stain, works great πŸ‘πŸΎ on concrete to ... warning ⚠️ don't leave oil on asphalt the oil will dissolve the bonding agent and bye bye driveway.
  • Msf12300543 Msf12300543 on Oct 02, 2016
    Try Liquid Tide or a liquid degreaser spray
  • Linda WInch Linda WInch on Oct 02, 2016
    This happened to me. Cat litter the cement. I poured the litter over the oil stain, my daughters (in sneakers) ground it into cement. Oil stain all gone. Just brush the litter away.
  • Arts Be Crafty Arts Be Crafty on Oct 03, 2016
    Cat litter. Let it sit for a while to absorb. Might take a couple of applications. then just sweep it up.
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