There have been questions about the safety of crumb rubber or recycled rubber chips. A number of states and associations in the U.S.A have conducted independent third-party tests that demonstrate, unequivocally, recycled rubber crumb poses NO RISK to people or pets. For more information, view these tests/studies.
Ecore is at the forefront of the recycled rubber movement and is a founding member of the Recycled Rubber Safety Council.
All our testing has proven that Ecore surfaces are fully compliant with all regulations required by the EPA and other regulatory organizations-so, rest assured, recycled rubber is safe!
Ecore also conducts its own testing to ensure our products are safe: