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EPA study confirms safety of rubber infill in artificial turf

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released results of a limited field monitoring study of artificial-turf playing fields and playgrounds constructed with recycled tire material or tire crumb. The study was intended to gain experience conducting field monitoring of recreational surfaces that contain tire crumb. EPA will use the information to help determine…

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World’s Tallest Dog “Speaks” About Experience with Canine Cancer

World’s Tallest Dog “Speaks” About Experience with Canine Cancer Gibson’s front leg amputated after osteosarcoma disagnosis In response to the intense media interest in the recent cancer diagnosis and subsequent amputation surgery experienced by Gibson, the World’s Tallest Dog, a media conference will be held on Friday, June 26, 2009, 11:00 am, at Pet Extreme,…

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Jessica Alba’s ForeverLawn featured on E!

See the entire segment When actress Jessica Alba and her designer Kari Whitman worked together to remodel Alba’s new home, they chose kid-friendly and environmentally conscious products. ForeverLawn synthetic turf was chosen for Jessica Alba’s backyard, for the many unique benefits it offers to the environment, children, and even pets. “She wanted her home to…

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Punta Gorda lifts ban on artificial turf

Punta Gorda lifts ban on artificial turf By Grant Boxleitner The city council lifted its longtime residential ban on artificial turf. City growth development managers say the benefits to the environment were the biggest factors in the policy change. Many homeowners resisted the change because of the aesthetic concerns. Mike Onushko already has synthetic turf…

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Synthetic Turf Council (STC) recognizes SportsGrass project at Uniontown Lake High School as a “Field of Dreams” national finalist

Uniontown Lake High SchoolUniontown, OH Uniontown Lake High School’s story is an inspirational example of the power of community. Seeing the tremendous need for a reliable playing surface, a private group of local residents formed a fundraising committee for a synthetic turf field. Through their hard work and the dedication of Uniontown’s citizens, the field…

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ForeverLawn Introduces First Artificial Turf for WaterParks, Recreation and Amusement Parks

ForeverLawn Introduces First Artificial Turf for WaterParks, Recreation and Amusement Parks New ForeverLawn SplashGrass™ Ideal for Water Play Areas ForeverLawn Inc., the leader in artificial grass for the recreation and amusement park industry, recently launched SplashGrass™ artificial turf, designed specifically for use in water play areas and landscaping in waterparks. An attractive alternative to traditional…

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Gibson, the world’s tallest dog, visits Albuquerque

Gibson, the world’s tallest dog, visits Albuquerque See local media coverage of Gibson, the world’s tallest dog, during his visit to Albuquerque to attend the ForeverLawn Dealer Conference. Please click on the links below to view Gibson’s appearances. KRQE News 13 KOB Eyewitness News 4 The Albuquerque Journal

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Innovative turf makes debut at Los Gatos Creek dog park

Los Gatos Creek Dog Park Innovative turf makes debut at Los Gatos Creek dog park By Judy Peterson | Los Gatos Weekly-Times They’re baaack! “They” are dogs, large and small, that are once again frolicking at the Los Gatos Creek County Dog Park. The park reopened Dec. 20 and sports new turf known as K9Grass…

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