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Crumb Rubber: Safe Cushion Or Hazardous Material?

Debate over the safety of recycled rubber tire “crumbs” is growing. These ground-up rubber tire pieces are commonly used in synthetic turf fields as well as garden and playground mulch. The Environmental Protection Agency has endorsed rubber play surfaces since 1991. However, EPA documents released under the Freedom of Information Act in January 2008 show […]