Many homeowners, when faced with a dead lawn, and water restrictions, are attracted to the idea of artificial turf as an option. In this episode we look at the pros and cons of ‘astroturf’ or plastic grass.
- The promises of artificial turf?
- What is the reality?
- What is the cost?
- What are the alternatives?
The Environmental and Health Impacts of Plastic Grass
Here are some other articles about artificial turf, including the impact on the environment, and the health issues:
- Surfrider’s Ocean Friendly Gardens’ article on Artificial Turf
- Why Artificial Turf is NOT the answer
- Artificial Turf: Not a Sustainable Solution
- Mom of Goalie Who Died of Cancer Wants Answers on Artificial Turf