Take your car in for a maintenance check before Burning Man – A better running car will help reduce emissions and reduce the chance for oil spills on the playa. Bring a pan or tarp if you think your vehicle might leak. Don’t forget to carpool and meet new playa friends! – Lorax
About the author: Tom Price
Tom Price is the former Executive Director of Black Rock Solar. Prior to that he was the Environmental Manager for Burning Man during the Green Man theme, and was in the Gulf Coast for six months during the genesis of Burners Without Borders. He's been attending Burning Man since 1997, and he's proud to say that his decade plus streak of breaking down from sun stroke on the playa on day three remains intact.