Labosport Fiber Performance Index helps French customers chose landscaping turf

With artificial grass being increasingly used for landscaping applications around the world (gardens & terraces, recreational & parks, urban landscape beautification), Labosport decided to launch in 2017 the Fiber Performance Index for landscaping turf, a declination of its FPI index for sports turf. The FPI for landscaping turf is an objective laboratory assessment of the […]

Second life for Alveosport shock pad

Reuse leads to costs savings in soccer field renovation Adligenswil, Switzerland, September 2019 – An artificial-turf soccer field built in 2009 required refurbishment to keep state of the art performance – The existing base layer, Alveosport shock pad produced by Sekisui Alveo, European manufacturer of high-quality polyolefin foams, could easily be reused in the new […]

TenCate Grass Group and subsidiaries partner in the first circular artificial grass processing plant in the Netherlands

This initiative makes it possible for municipalities, sports clubs and other organisations to have end-of-life synthetic turf processed in a sustainable manner. TenCate Grass Group invests in the establishment of GBN Artificial Grass Recycling B.V. (GBN-AGR). From the first quarter of 2020, this company will recycle artificial grass in the Westelijk Havengebied in Amsterdam into […]

Sit-in SPORT and WMF still together for another two years

Sit-in SPORT and WORLD MINIFOOTBALL FEDERATION have renewed their Partnership for another two years. Next WMF World Cup in Perth ( Australia ) in October 2019 and the EMF finals in 2020 will be played on a Sit-in Sport no-infill turf, as indeed in the last 6 editions of the EMF finals. The story begins […]

New LigaGrass Synergy synthetic turf for clubs and local communities:

50 per cent less rubber granulate infill Constant product innovations in our own research and development laboratories make it possible for the new generation of LigaGrass Synergy synthetic turf from Polytan to need a further 50 per cent fewer infill granules than its LigaGrass Pro CoolPlus predecessor – which already had a reduced amount of […]