Green Facts

Recycled rubber that is used as a playground surface promotes safety because it does not decompose or blow away. It is non-toxic and does not harbor insects or mold.

Moreover, a six-inch layer of rubber safety surfacing can cushion a child’s fall from as high as 16 feet.

Innovative. Green. Safe.

Liberty Tire Recycling is at the forefront of a growing trend in the marketplace.

The recycled rubber that we produce is being transformed into a wide variety of products that promote safety and represent ingenuity. You can find them in places such as professional sports stadiums and in children’s playgrounds.

These products are not only innovative. They’re safe, too. The evidence is clear and convincing.

Many studies conducted on the state, national and global levels have reached the same conclusion... Recycled rubber used in artificial turf or as a playground surface poses no significant health or environmental risk.

Below are links to several studies that investigate the use of crumb rubber in artificial turf applications.

For more information, please visit the Synthetic Turf Council to view additional reports.