Saturday, September 23, 2017

DC focused on new procedures for testing synthetic turf fields


WASHINGTON (WUSA9) - Artificial turf fields in D.C. are causing big problems for some parents after learning more than a dozen fields failed safety ...

Parents express concern over artificial turf materials


WASHINGTON - A parents council at Oyster-Adams Bilingual School is calling on the District to include parents on decisions made about what ...

Health checks on users of crumb rubber pitches is insufficient, study finds


Used by millions of people worldwide, indoor and outdoor pitches made from artificial grass may be filled with crumb rubber, which can contain ...

Rangers' new ballpark won't look like Minute Maid Park, but will grass grow?


The Rangers are likely to make every attempt to use natural grass for ... Artificial turf has been scorned in the past couple of decades as clubs have ...

Meeting on dangers of artificial turf fields being held Saturday


HIGHLAND FALLS – Patricia Wood, executive director of Grassroots Environmental Education, will speak about the dangers of artificial turf fields at 3 ...

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Heat policy for artificial turf earns approval


BURLINGTON – The Wellness Committee crafted a heat policy for students utilizing any artificial turf field on school property, and the School ...

Friday, August 4, 2017

Opposition to Turf Fields Starts Petition in North Haven


The topic of artificial turf fields with crumb rubber infill has become a controversial topic in town over the past few months, and concerned residents ...