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Advocacy Toolkit

Sports Turf Alternatives Assessment: Preliminary Results. Cost Analysis 

Toxics Use Reduction Institute. 2016. “Sports Turf Alternatives Assessment: Preliminary Results. Cost Analysis”. Available at https://www.turi.org/Our_Work/Community/Artificial_Turf/Cost_Analysis
 

Natural Grass Playing Field Case Study: Marblehead, MA

Toxics Use Reduction Institute. 2020. “Natural Grass Playing Field Case Study: Marblehead, MA”. Available at https://www.turi.org/TURI_Publications/Case_Studies/Organic_Grass_Playing_Fields/Natural_Grass_Playing_Field_Case_Study_Marblehead_MA
 

Athletic Playing Fields and Artificial Turf: Considerations for Municipalities and Institutions

Toxics Use Reduction Institute. 2019. “Athletic Playing Fields and Artificial Turf: Considerations for Municipalities and Institutions”. Available at https://www.turi.org/TURI_Publications/TURI_Chemical_Fact_Sheets/Artificial_turf_fact_sheet
 

Per-and Poly-fluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Artificial Turf Carpet

Toxics Use Reduction Institute. 2020. “Per-and Poly-fluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Artificial Carpet. Available at https://www.turi.org/TURI_Publications/TURI_Chemical_Fact_Sheets/PFAS_in_Artificial_Turf_Carpet
 

Natural Grass Playing Field Case Study: Springfield, MA

Toxics Use Reduction Institute. 2020. “Natural Grass Playing Field Case Study: Springfield, MA”. Available at https://www.turi.org/TURI_Publications/Case_Studies/Organic_Grass_Playing_Fields/Natural_Grass_Playing_Field_Case_Study_Springfield_MA
 

Artificial Turf Infill. Laboratory Testing Results: PAHs

Toxics Use Reduction Institute. 2019. “Artificial Turf Infill. Laboratory Testing Results: PAHs”. Available at https://www.turi.org/Our_Work/Community/Artificial_Turf/PAH_Test_Results
 

Playground Surfacing: Choosing Safer Materials for Children's Health and the Environment

Toxics Use Reduction Institute. 2018. “Playground Surfacing: Choosing Safer Materials for Children's Health and the Environment”. Available at https://www.turi.org/TURI_Publications/TURI_Reports/Playground_Surfacing
 

Chemicals in Alternative Synthetic Infills: Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE)

Toxics Use Reduction Institute. 2017. “Chemicals in Alternative Synthetic Infills: Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE)”. Available at https://www.turi.org/Our_Work/Community/Artificial_Turf/Infills_TPE
 

Sports Turf Alternatives Assessment: Preliminary Results. Infill Made From Recycled Tire

Toxics Use Reduction Institute. 2017. “Sports Turf Alternatives Assessment: Preliminary Results. Infill Made From Recycled Tire”. Available at https://www.turi.org/Our_Work/Community/Artificial_Turf/Infills_Recycled_Tires