Is this the End of Crumb Rubber Infill?
After consultation and discussion, the European Chemicals Agency has decided to recommend the ban on the use of crumb rubber infill on artificial sports surfaces.
The Future of the Crumb Rubber Infill Market Lies in the Balance
The impact this will have on many operations which are dedicated to supplying crumb rubber will be immense. Only this week EuRIC argued the case for crumb rubber in a belated last-ditch defence of crumb rubber infill.
The proposed restriction appears not to impact polymer-bonded surfaces such as running tracks or play surfaces. However, the larger...