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  • 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 melanie@syntheticturfcouncil.org for posting on the STC website and social media channels.

STC Press Releases
Tuesday, March 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Synthetic Turf Council (STC) Holds Spring Membership Meeting & Announces 2018 Award Winners »
FOREST HILL, Md., March 20, 2018 / PRNewswire / -- Held from March 12-14, the Synthetic Turf Council's Spring Membership M...
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) ( www.syntheticturfcouncil.org ) Annual Membership Meeting...

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
Monday, March 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mercedes-Benz Superdome Again Selects Act Global Synthetic Turf »
The premier New Orleans stadium to receive the leading artificial grass technology from the American-based manufacturer fo...
Monday, February 26, 2018
AstroTurf names Victoria Stringham, Director of Cooperative and Sponsorship Sales »
Victoria Stringham serves AstroTurf as Director of Cooperative and Sponsorship Sales. Victoria has an extensive sales and...
Thursday, February 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AstroTurf Introduces BIONIC, the New WonderFiber »
Dalton, GA – Over the decades, AstroTurf has prided itself on being the leaders of innovation in the synthetic turf indust...
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...

Other News
Tuesday, March 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Spring 2018: Synthetic turf industry update »
Spring 2018: Synthetic turf industry update Beth Hyatt, March 27, 2018 / Total Landscape Care / With spring upon us...
Monday, June 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Synthetic Turf Fields, Crumb Rubber, and Concerns about Cancer: Letter from Dr. Archie Bleyer, MD »
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