Print Page   |   Sign In   |   Join/Register
Site Search
STC Newsroom
Filter news by category:

Join our mailing list to receive the latest industry news, invitations to educational meetings and webinars, and our quarterly e-newsletter.

  • Member News - The Synthetic Turf Council serves as a global forum to promote, develop, grow and advocate for synthetic turf. As part of our mission, we welcome press releases from members highlighting news that bolsters the industry. Examples include, but are not limited to, innovation in products or services, community-minded outreach, special-interest stories, collaborative efforts between members, and company-specific items like new hires, anniversaries and promotions. While there is no specified limit to the number of press releases accepted each month, the STC reserves the right to exercise discretion in publishing press releases according to the guidelines outlined above. Send your news stories in to Melanie Taylor at for posting on the STC website and social media channels.

STC Press Releases
Tuesday, November 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Synthetic Turf Council Donates Athletic Field and Hosts Annual Membership Meeting in Nashville, Tenn »
FOREST HILL, Md., Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Synthetic Turf Council (STC), the world's largest organization dedicate...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Synthetic Turf Council Elects New Board of Directors in Nashville »
(Forest Hill, Md.) - During the Synthetic Turf Council's (STC) 2017 Annual Membership Meeting in Nashville, Tenn...
Tuesday, February 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
STC Announces Publication of New Guidelines for Synthetic Turf Base Systems »
FOREST HILL, MD -- The Synthetic Turf Council (STC), the world's largest organization representing the synthetic turf indu...
Wednesday, October 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Synthetic Turf Council Elects New Board of Directors »
ATLANTA, GA  -- During the Synthetic Turf Council's (STC) ( ) Annual Membership Meeting...
Monday, August 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
STC Sets up New Management: Hires New President & CEO »
  The Synthetic Turf Council (STC), the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to serving the synthetic turf i...

Industry News
Thursday, June 22, 2017
The science is in — EPA, end the debate on turf safety »
An op-ed piece featured in "The Hill" BY DAN BOND, ART DODGE AND ROM REDDY, OPINION CONTRIBUTORS - 06/21/17 05:40 PM ED...
Tuesday, January 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statement in Response to EPA Status Report »
Synthetic Turf Council and Safe Fields Alliance Issue Statement in Response to EPA Status Report NEW YORK--( BUSINESS...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Leading Recycled Rubber and Synthetic Turf Industry Group Members Voluntarily Move to Adopt Key ... »
Leading Recycled Rubber and Synthetic Turf Industry Group Members Voluntarily Move to Adopt Key Safety Standard Recycle...
Monday, October 10, 2016
Statement from the Synthetic Turf Council on CRI in Netherlands »
Recent news articles coming out of the Netherlands call for a ban on participating in sports on synthetic turf fields. The...
Friday, March 20, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lead Chromate in Synthetic Turf, Though Safe for Kids per CPSC, was Discontinued in 2009 »
Our position remains that synthetic turf is safe. Here is a timeline that chronicles the prior use of insoluble lead chr...

Member News
Friday, December 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Act Global Partners With NFL Hall Of Famer LaDainian Tomlinson’s Team America Initiative »
Act Global will endow scholarships and fund LT Academy programming within schools in Texas and California.   AUS...
Thursday, October 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Act Global Partners with USL »
TAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer Leagues, LLC, today announced it has named Act Global as the Official Synthetic Turf Suppl...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Toro Announces 2018 Super Bowl Sports Turf Training Program »
The Toro Company is pleased to announce the 16th annual Toro Super Bowl* Sports Turf Training Program. In January 2018, on...
Wednesday, September 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Motz Group Ups the Game Through Manufacturing Partnership with Shaw Sports Turf »
The Motz Group is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Shaw Sports Turf to manufacture Motz’s custom line of h...
Saturday, September 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Act Global Donates Three Synthetic Turf Fields for the Homeless World Cup »
Austin, TX, September 09, 2017 --( For the third consecutive year, Act Global has collaborated with the Homeless...

more Industry Calendar

2/23/2018 » 2/25/2018
ASBA Winter Meeting

3/7/2018 » 3/8/2018
ASBA Regional Meeting

New Members
Advanced Sports Installations Europe ASBuilders and installers of sports fields, field removal, layer installer, recycling
Synturf Pty. Ltd.Synthetic turf manufacturer in Australia
AirField Systems, LLCMakers of sub-surface drainage products

About STC

Synthetic Turf


Industry Calendar


Members Only

Resource Center




Membership Software  ::  Legal