German Football Association (DFB)
SYNLawn, manufacturer of artificial grass for over 20 years, is committed to excellence in sustainability and quality. With a strong ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) rating, they are dedicated to minimizing our environmental impact while maximizing social responsibility.
Their ISO 9001 certification reflects their commitment to maintaining the highest standards in manufacturing processes. They prioritize renewable resources, using materials like soy and sugar cane in their products. Additionally, they incorporate post-consumer recycled content to reduce waste and promote sustainability.
SYNLawn is currently operating a state-of-the-art recycling plant, ensuring that their products have a minimal ecological footprint. With manufacturing facilities in three countries, they are able to provide synthetic turf solutions worldwide.
ISP GmbH – Institut für Sportstättenprüfung is an independent laboratory, based in Münster, Germany. ISP is specialised in the field of testing indoor and outdoor sports surfaces, such as synthetic surfaces, artificial turf systems, sport hall flooring systems and playground surfaces.
ISP is accredited according to ISO 17025 and by the following sport governing bodies:
• World Athletics
• Fédération Internationale de Basketball (FIBA)
All accreditations apply to our laboratory and field-testing operations.
ISP is a member of the following DIN and EN standardization committees:
• Synthetic turf areas: CEN TC 217 WG 6 and DIN 18035-7
• Synthetic surfaces: CEN TC 217 WG 6 and DIN 18035-6
• Sport halls: CEN TC 217 WG 2, DIN 18032-2, 18032-3 and 18032-7
• Test methods: CEN TC 217 WG 11
Located in the heart of Europe and with over 30 years of sports facility testing experience Labor Lehmacher | Schneider offers a comprehensive range of testing, research and development services which may be commissioned for laboratory or on site application. The range of testing includes specific domestic standards as well as international Federation standards from World Rugby, FIFA and FIH.
Morton Extrusionstechnik GmbH is one of the world’s most innovative companies in the development and production of technical monofilaments. Our plant in Absteinach uses state-of-the-art extrusion equipment to produce trend-setting products for our globally represented customers in the field of synthetic turf, medicine and oral hygiene.
NMC Termonova Oy (est. 1979) located in Finland, is a subsidary of NMC Group based in Belgium, producing a range of XLPE foams for many applications in industries, construction and sports & leisture segments. For different sport applications, indoor and outdoor, PE-foam is converted to different products groups to fulfill a variety of application demands.
PR Recycling GmbH is a leading company providing services and solutions for the end of life of turf and track systems. The company is specialized in de-installation, separation & recycling of sport surfaces as well as for waste management and freight forwarding. As a partner of the industry, our vision is to optimize materials and resources by launching new processes and technologies making our industry and sports more sustainable. As an example, PR will launch the first INSITU E-layer recycling solution in 2021.
PR advises architects, interested parties, the public sector and associations on the possibilities of economic and sustainable end of life solutions.
To provide the highest standards, the company is certified and frequently audited as
- Waste Management Company / Entsorgungsfachbetrieb Nr. 151/0351/EfB
- Certified Contractor / Präqualifizierter Bau-Betrieb Nr. 010.142720
- Licensed EU freight forwarder Nr. D-08-010-G-0285
HAURATON based in Rastatt has been successful on the market for more than 60 years. With 20 branches worldwide and sales in more than 70 countries, HAURATON is one of the market leaders in the area of drainage and water management systems. HAURATON offers specialized drainage products for sports applications – from track and field, hockey and football to racetracks. The latest addition of the innovation leader is SPORTFIX CLEAN, a complete system to retain microplastics from artificial turf fields. The reference list includes international projects such as the Formula 1 race track in Sotchi and the Luschniki Stadium in Moscow for the 2018 Football World Cup in Russia.
Founded in 1979 and located in Rahden, Germany Schramm GmbH & Co. KG develops and produces straight and texturized mono- and bico filaments in various polymers since 2003. Our target markets are artificial grass yarns for sports and landscape application and specialized technical filaments. Schramm and the RAHDO® product line is a name well known for innovation, quality and reliability. Fairness, open communication and knowledge are building the foundation for continuous progress. The acquisition of the company by Edel Group in 2017 is boosting the strategy of sustainable growth.
Genan is the largest recycler of end-of-life tyres (ELT) in the world – and thus global leader when it comes to the production of ELT rubber infill for artificial turf.
Operating a total of six state-of-the-art Tyre recycling plants around the globe – in Denmark, Germany, Portugal and the USA – Genan has more than 25 years of experience, manufacturing high-quality rubber granulate, powder and pellets for numerous applications.
Genan ELT rubber is exclusively made from worn-down tyres, originally manufactured from the very best rubber available – giving our finished products the same superior properties – i.e. elasticity, durability, wear and weather resistance as well as good ageing properties.
For artificial turf fields, Genan supplies uniform, well-documented and virtually dust-free granulates in specific size fractions – for both e-layer construction and as infill.
High capacity, full traceability and cross-factory product flexibility are parameters which make Genan a most reliable partner for leading manufacturers of artificial turf. Products are thoroughly monitored and tested throughout the production process, ensuring a consistent output of clean rubber granules.
Genan infill is the ideal, cost-effective choice to ensure the desired performance levels of any artificial turf installation.