SYNLawn Turf Survives Cosmopolitan Hotel Fire and Possibly Saves Lives

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The fire on the 14th floor Bamboo Pool area of The Cosmopolitan Hotel on July 25th, according to news reports, took only minutes to spread due to high winds and ample fuel from the decorative polyethylene encapsulated foam palm trees and cloth covered cabanas. And while there were only two reported cases of smoke inhalation among the many guests that …

Turf protection for HOA members advances

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Reported by: The San Diego Union Tribune Written by: Michael Smolens San Diego, CA — A bill allowing residents of homeowners associations (HOA members) to install artificial turf without fear of fines was approved unanimously this week by the Senate Judiciary Committee. The measure by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, D-San Diego, was overwhelmingly approved in the Assembly in May and subsequently …

Soy-backed SYNLawn solving problems Coast to Coast

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As reported by the United Soybean Council. From the severe drought plaguing the western United States, to the re-imagining of city parks with innovative and sustainable landscapes, to pesky insects, soy-backed artificial grass is part of the solution. Because SYNLawn synthetic grass has a biobased backing, it can help buyers increase purchases of biobased products and at the same time …

Staying green in California

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By: Christine Park – KSFN News California Governor Jerry Brown has called upon Californian’s to voluntarily reduce their water use by 20%. During the worst drought in recorded history some California home owners and businesses have stopped watering their lawns or taken them out all together. How are they managing to keep their yards green? It’s out with the old …
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California Declares Drought Emergency

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Calendar year 2013 closed as the driest year in recorded history for many areas of California, and current conditions suggest no change in sight for 2014. Gov. Jerry Brown met with experts across Southern California on Thursday to discuss the state’s severe drought conditions. With the state’s water supply dwindling, agencies across California are coming together to look for solutions. …

Synthetic Turf Council on the radio

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Synthetic Turf Council: Community Wellness and Environmental Responsibility Recently Terrie Ward and Rick Doyle, Education Director and President of the Synthetic Turf Council joined the hosts of Manufacturing Revival Radio to discuss the rapid growth of the synthetic turf industry as well as the economical and environmental benefits of using artificial grass products. The Synthetic Turf Council is proudly celebrating …

Official Turf of the Kansas City Golf Show

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SYNLawn To Build Indoor Putting Green at 2014 KC Golf Show KANSAS CITY — Producers of the 2014 Kansas City Golf Expo announced Wednesday that SYNLawn will be the Official Turf Company of the 2014 Kansas City Golf Show, and will build a showcase green right on the show floor where golfers can try out putters, compete for prizes and …

Sick of dead yard Bluffs woman installs SYNLawn

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By Casey Logan / World-Herald staff writer Theresa Gallo’s yard came with a warranty. That’s one of the ways her lawn is unusual. It also requires no mowing and very little maintenance. She waters it once a week, but that’s to keep active the odor-eating crystals embedded into the lawn’s fibers. In April, after several years of fighting a literally …