Does artificial turf cause more injuries?

Answer On One Hand: It's Better Than the AlternativeA study done in 2006 in the American Journal of Sports Medicine shows that natural grass actually causes more serious injuries than artificial turf. Whi... Read More »

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Who Invented Artificial Turf?

The patent for artificial turf, first commercially known as Chemgrass, was filed in 1965 and issued in 1967. Robert T. Wright and James M. Faria of Monsanto Industries share the discovery and paten... Read More »

Who created artificial turf?

The creation of artificial turf began in the 1950s. However, it was not manufactured until the early 1960s by the Chemstrand Company. In 1964, at Moses Brown School in Providence, Rhode Island, the... Read More »

How do I Housebreak Artificial Turf?

Artificial turf or grass is fast becoming trendy among homes as well as schools and offices. The benefits are especially felt in areas where the soil and climate cannot sustain green grass all year... Read More »

Which was the first stadium equipped with artificial turf?

The first stadium to use artificial turf was the Houston Astrodome, a domed stadium in Houston, Texas constructed in 1966. The structure was originally outfitted with grass, which died after the ce... Read More »