Synthetic turf is used for sports surfaces (most commonly football or rugby pitches). Synthetic leaves replace the grass and beads of Technigom rubber replace the earth.
Products replaced: Technigom replaces the rubber beads manufactured from petroleum products (EPDM) or imported materials that are more expensive and less high-performance (for example, cork).
read also the Laborsport study: Synthetic turf: overview of the different infill types
Health and environmental safety: