Is Synthetic Turf Safe?
No matter at home and on the field, Synthetic Turf Field has been a part of life for people. However, some people have noticed that some little black crumbs poured out from soccer cleats, vacuumed off the floor and pulled off the skin. It is safe?
Since the 1990’s, synthetic turf has been improved for safety, play ability and durability. There are made of three layers: the top layer is a long-pile “carpet” of plastic synthetic turf fibers, second layer of infill lies within the carpet to support the fibers and provide cushioning. It can be made of sand, recycled rubber crumbs or an alternate material. And underlayer is woven backing holding the carpet in place.
For some people they are worried about the harmful materials from synthetic turf. For example, synthetic turf made from recycled tires that contain numerous concerning chemicals that can irritate the nose and throat, cause nervous system and organ damage or cause cancer.
With the technology development, synthetic turf is new and environmental protection material. At first, it does not have much fertile. Fertile can leach chemical material into waterways and harmful aquatic life. Second, you do not have to cost more time and money to maintain it. Third, synthetic turf is durable, what can last for ten years. If you have any requirements and doubt, you can call us.