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Comparison of Alternatives

Comparing Crumb Rubber to Other Infills and Artificial Turf to Natural Grass

TURI conducted detailed research on costs, physical and biological hazards of specific artificial turf infills and natural grass. 

For a summary of these and other findings, see our report, Athletic Playing Fields: Choosing Safer Options for Health and the EnvironmentTo address data gaps in the existing literature, TURI has contracted with a laboratory to do additional testing.