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  • The grass isn’t always greener — or safer — when high schools install artificial turf

    High school football artificial turf fields around Boise, Idaho, bring safety concerns because of inconsistent oversight of industry safety and testing standards. Buzz Splittgerber, owner of Buzz Turf Synthetic Turf Testing talks about the process he uses to do GMax testing on artificial turf fields and describes how these techniques can help make these fields safer.

High school football artificial turf fields around Boise, Idaho, bring safety concerns because of inconsistent oversight of industry safety and testing standards. Buzz Splittgerber, owner of Buzz Turf Synthetic Turf Testing talks about the process he uses to do GMax testing on artificial turf fields and describes how these techniques can help make these fields safer. Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com
High school football artificial turf fields around Boise, Idaho, bring safety concerns because of inconsistent oversight of industry safety and testing standards. Buzz Splittgerber, owner of Buzz Turf Synthetic Turf Testing talks about the process he uses to do GMax testing on artificial turf fields and describes how these techniques can help make these fields safer. Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com

‘Life-threatening’ turf at an Idaho high school? Lax testing raises safety concerns

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