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A Progress Report on the EPA’s Study of Crumb Rubber in Turf

Like many things the government does, this one is going to take a while.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) study, collecting research about the safety of turf (or more specifically, about the crumb rubber used as infill in synthetic turf) is underway. 511 more words


Adoption of New Field Safety Standard Comes as a Welcome Relief to Parents of Youth Athletes, Sports Event Owners

Even though there’s still no conclusive link between synthetic turf and health concerns, a recent announcement that stakeholders in the industry are working together to ensure safe facilities should come as a welcome relief to the public. 455 more words


Football on new turf field at Franklin

Franklin will celebrate its first home football game on its new turf field with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday.

The event starts at 5 p.m. at Trent Jackson Memorial Field.before the modified matchup W against McQuaid… 131 more words


Synthetic Turf - What to expect after the crew leaves.

Ever wonder the morning after the crew has left, and the sales person is long gone, “what now?” Your dog named Dessa just did her business this morning, and now you’re laying down rolling around enjoying the night breeze. 381 more words

Artificial Turf: A Convenient Kind of Greenery

Having a green and beautifully landscaped garden is a pleasure for everyone. There’s something particularly appealing in the perfectly green and gentle grass under your feet, complemented with different sized plants and suitable, outdoor furniture. 467 more words


Industry Mourns Loss of Sports Field Industry Pro Darian Daily, 47

Darian Daily, head sports field manager at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati (home of the Bengals), died unexpectedly on August 27 at age 47. Sources say Daily suffered a medical emergency while painting a football field at Taylor High School in Cleves, Ohio. 382 more words