Hidden gotcha in artificial turf installations

Environmental Health News | Dec 4, 2019 at 12:22 PM
  • When school systems, universities and colleges, or local governments choose to install artificial turf fields, they seem all bright, shiny green and clean.
  • The County had to get involved again and this time the turf was finally taken to a landfill capable of handling hazardous waste.
  • The choice of a hazardous waste disposal site at the time was serendipitous … PFAS in artificial turf hadn’t yet become an issue.