California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

About this Publication: Safety Study of Artificial Turf Containing Crumb Rubber Infill Made From Recycled Tires: Measurements of Chemicals and Particulates in the Air, Bacteria in the Turf, and Skin Abrasions Caused by Contact with the Surface

Title: Safety Study of Artificial Turf Containing Crumb Rubber Infill Made From Recycled Tires: Measurements of Chemicals and Particulates in the Air, Bacteria in the Turf, and Skin Abrasions Caused by Contact with the Surface
Date Published on the Web: 11/4/2010
Document Date: 11/4/2010
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Publication Type: Report
Publication Number: DRRR-2010-0009
Description: This study was conducted by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, under contract from the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle), to study certain safety aspects of new generation artificial turf fields. This report was created in response to Chapter 398, Statutes of 2008 (SB 1277, Maldonado).
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