PEFCR Workshop Day

PEFCR workshop day

  Synthetic Turf Industry Readies Itself for New Environmental Standards The synthetic turf industry has set its sights on the introduction of new environmental standards to prevent companies from making unsubstantiated environmental claims about their products. At a workshop hosted in Brussels on 12 December, ESTC (EMEA Synthetic Turf Council) brought industry together to provide […]

ESTC Technical Day 2024

The ESTC Technical Day 2024 is scheduled to take place on October 14-15 at the Crowne Plaza Brussels Airport Hotel. This year’s theme is “Building a Sustainable Future”, focusing on innovative solutions and strategies to advance sustainability in the synthetic turf industry. Conference topics include  Impact of the Green Claims Directive Update on EU Regulations PEF […]

STC Annual Conference

We are thrilled to announce the 2024 STC Annual Conference will take place in Phoenix Arizona, bringing together synthetic turf industry leaders, experts, and professionals The theme of next year’s event is, “Trade Winds: Navigating Market Shifts”, discussing how to navigate the changing trends, disruptions and shifts within the synthetic turf industry.

IAKS – Inspire Innovation – Drive participation

IAKS Conference: Knowledge Sharing and Networking Event for the Play, Recreation and Sport Industry  “Inspire Innovation – Drive participation” 27-28 June 2024, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre / Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung Country, Australia Experience the future of community sports, recreation, play, and leisure facilities at the National Sports & Physical Activity Convention (NSC) | IAKS 2024, APAC’s largest […]

15th International Conference on the Engineering of Sport

ISEA 2024: The Engineering of Sport 15 conference’ will take place at Loughborough University, UK, on 8-11 July 2024. The conference aims to bring together sports engineers from academia and industry and provide a platform for sharing and engaging across a range of research themes. All the important information can be found on the dedicated ISEA […]

KUNSTgres 2023

The annual Artificial Grass Conference, KUNSTgres is going to be held on October 3, 2023, at Omnisport in Apeldoorn (The Netherlands) More information can be found here:   Draft Programme 08.30 Reception 09.30 plenary programme ‘Making sustainability simple, understandable and practically applicable Hilda Feenstra ‘Dry water hockey pitches, sustainable and opportunities for multi-sport use’ […]


2023 STC ANNUAL CONFERNCE Monday-Wednesday, October 16-18, 2023 InterContinental Hotel – New Orleans, LA Join us as we celebrate the STC’s 20th anniversary! Our theme, “The Power of STC Starts with You,” emphasizes the importance of individual responsibility and action in achieving the goals of the larger organization, highlighting that the power of our association truly starts […]

ESTC Congress 2024 – 19-21 March

ESTC congress 2024, Porto

The Annual Congress of ESTC is set to take place in Porto, Portugal, from March 19 to 21, 2024. This year’s event with the theme, “Changing the Narrative,” promises to be a dynamic and insightful gathering for professionals in the synthetic turf industry. Our comprehensive programme is designed to stimulate thought-provoking discussions and facilitate knowledge […]

ESTC Nordics Webinar

For this webinar, a group of expert speakers, led by ESTC Technical Director, Alastair Cox, will give updates on microplastics and the European Commission’s recommendations on how to handle polymeric infills, ongoing technical research by ESTC into the durability of synthetic turf surfaces, end-of-life environmental care, and technical criteria to consider when selecting a synthetic […]