Accella achieves second IAAF (International Association of Athletic Federations Certification) for its Tru-Motion branded athletic track systems, Tru-Motion SA

Feb 17, 2016, 09:01 ET from Accella Performance Materials

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Accella Polyurethane Systems, a business unit of Accella, announced IAAF certification of Tru-Motion SA at the ASBA (Athletic Sports Builders Association) Conference in Punta Cana, Dominion Republic winter meeting.  Tru-Motion SA is commonly referred to as a "sandwich" running track construction. This system complements Tru-Motion SS as another IAAF certified product from Accella Performance Materials. World records are only recognized on track systems certified by the IAAF organization.

Tru-Motion, for indoor multi-purpose surfaces, outdoor running tracks, and playground safety surfaces serves the athletic, play/safety and multi-purpose markets and meets the strict technical requirements for use in track systems including those used for Olympic and international competition tournaments. Tru-Motion provides a holistic set of solutions combining years of technical expertise to deliver high-quality products that perform consistently from the laboratory to each on-site installation. Coupled with Accella's distinguished customer support, Tru-Motion offerings provide significant advantages in installation flexibility and user friendly on-site performance for a wide breadth of unique sports and recreation surfacing applications.

"We've brought together industry leading technical composition expertise in polyurethane binder, rubber crumb, and colorants, all manufactured at Accella companies and packaged as the Tru-Motion Brand of products," said Al Restaino Vice President of Marketing.  "We are committed to developing the products and solutions to drive value for our customers' challenges."

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Accella companies manufacture polyurethanes and other specialty formulations and compounds including coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers, foams, tire fill, binders, and molding compounds. Serving a wide variety of applications, from design materials for floor matting, to developing state of the art formulations for HEPA filters, Accella Polyurethane Systems combines years of advanced technical expertise in polyurethane and rubber crumb technology to deliver high-quality products that perform consistently from the laboratory to our customer's unique application. For additional information, please visit

About Accella Performance Materials
Rebranded from Dash Multi-Corp which was founded in 1973 in St. Louis, MO, Accella is a leading manufacturer of custom formulated polyurethane systems, and recycled rubber products formed from the strategic combination of MarChem, Arnco, Pathway Polymers, Ultimate Systems, RB Rubber, IPS Polymer Systems, Zeus, Premium Spray Products, Coating & Foam Solutions and Burtin Polymer Labs.  The polyurethane business is focused on tire-fill, foams, coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers.   The recycled rubber products business manufactures recycled tire crumb, equine matting, and athletic flooring, playground surfacing and custom molded products.  The company manufactures in eight production facilities across the United States, one in Germany, and one in China. To learn more about Accella Performance Materials go to

Al Restaino, Vice President of Marketing

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