GrassKnowledge Consulting has over two decades of experience in artificial grass yarn technology. By focussing on innovation and sharing know-how, we help our clients, and partners, creating competitive advantage.
All Sports Recycled have set out on a mission to reduce the environmental impact of worn-down artificial soccer turfs and to contribute to a more sustainable and circular life cycle together with the turf industry. The LOKI is the world’s first mobile separation solution, bringing sustainability and circular economy to the final phase of the life of an artificial soccer turf. With LOKI, up to 100% of an artificial turf can be reused and recycled, all while reducing the environmental footprint of today’s solutions by minimizing the use of heavy transport and reducing the overall cost for the turf owners. With the LOKI as enabler, our customers are able to offer local separation services, and reuse or repurpose the sand, rubber, fiber and backing in a large number of industries and markets.
GreenMatter or in other words: green matters! Artificial grass is often seen as waste when it is replaced, but GreenMatter see it as a valuable raw material to be processed into new sports related products with the aim to be 100% circular with each other. GreenMatter is a joint venture between Lankhorst Recycling Products and W&H Sports. Their goal is to deal with the waste mountain of artificial turf pitches by developing and producing products from recycled artificial turf. With their transparent and above all practical vision, they support municipalities in a circular approach by processing the artificial grass fibres into new products. In order to offer even more certainty they comply with ISO 9001: Quality certificate , ISO 14001: Environment certificate en OHSAS 18001: Safety certificate with the production of GreenMatter products. Their production has a reduced footprint and ensures a reduction in waste to be incinerated.
In various countries in Europe and elsewhere, there is an urgent demand for clean, safe and circular recycling of artificial grass as it reaches the end of its lifespan. GBN Artificial Grass Recycling (AGR) now presents a solution by recycling the annual supply of end-of-life artificial grass into new, high-quality, circular raw materials. GBN AGR opened its first innovative circular recycling plant in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. This solution is fully sustainable, both economically and in terms of environmental impact. This recycling process boasts a unique innovation certificate from the KIWA Institute. As a result, GBN AGR can guarantee, and has set the benchmark for, circular recycling and a consistent supply of high-quality, circular raw materials.
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