Tour Links and UltraBase are interlocking polymeric panel structure systems, made from durable components that are used for base construction, changing the requirements for excavation, site prep and potentially replacing most or all traditional crushed rock required. These patented solutions are pioneering new options for our use in the artificial grass industry.
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Research, safety and the future of artificial turf Recent announcements have once again put synthetic field systems in the spotlight. Perhaps the most assertive comments were made by Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) president Joseph S. Blatter on a German TV show, “Inside…
Calif AG Strikes Agreement To Limit Lead (Pb) in Artificial Turf Grass Yarn From Crystal Products, AstroTurf & SynLawn
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“Today’s agreement with AstroTurf sets a strong standard for other companies who have not yet agreed to eliminate lead risks to children from turf,” said CEH Executive Director Michael Green. “Lead is a stunningly toxic chemical that has no place in playing fields for children. We applaud the Attorney General, the LA City Attorney, the Solano County DA and AstroTurf for this accord to protect California’s children.”
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“There’s a growing debate about the safety of the recycled rubber chips used to cushion falls on many children’s playgrounds.” writes USA Today