TigerTurf Products Receive IPEMA Certification

Nov 17, 2015, 09:00 ET from Synthetic Grass Warehouse

ANAHEIM, Calif., Nov. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TigerTurf, the industry's most popular synthetic turf line, has received an International Play Equipment Manufacturers Association certificate for five of its top selling turf products.

TigerTurf's synthetic grass playground surface systems have been rigorously tested by independent third party laboratories to ensure they meet the requirements necessary under the American Society For Testing Materials F1292 ™ certification. This standard published by the ASTM references impact performance requirements for playground surfaces under two different criteria: G-Max (shock) as well as the Head Injury Criterion score, which measures the impact severity quantifying the risk of head trauma.  

TigerTurf Diamond Pro line, Diamond Light line, Everglade Pro line as well as Pet/All-Purpose Turf are now certified under the IPEMA ASTM F1292. According to the IPEMA test results, these products can withstand at least 200 gmax and a HIC of less than 1,000. The IPEMA certified products are sold exclusively at Synthetic Grass Warehouse—the exclusive North American TigerTurf distributor.

IPEMA is a non-profit membership trade association. This organization serves all playground equipment industry manufacturers and provides third-party product certification services for American public play equipment and surface materials. IPEMA also provides information and resources regarding the quality of children's playground equipment and playground surfaces.

"We couldn't be happier," said SGW Co-owner Victor Lanfranco. "As the synthetic grass industry's leading distributor of artificial turf, this certification is just one more step we take to ensure the safety of our products and to keep those products on the forefront of technology."

Backed by world renowned textile manufacturer Royal Tencate, TigerTurf synthetic grass landscape products feature proprietary synthetic grass designs including several grass blade shapes and a triple reinforced backing to bolster the product's durability. TigerTurf is made in America and features synthetic grass for landscaping, putting greens and playgrounds.

About Synthetic Grass Warehouse, Inc:
Synthetic Grass Warehouse is the exclusive national distributor for TigerTurf and Everlast brands of synthetic grass products. Founded in 2003, Synthetic Grass Warehouse specializes in turf products designed for landscaping, pets, putting greens, and playgrounds. SGW provides same-day shipping on all turf orders. For more information, visit http://www.syntheticgrasswarehouse.com


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