Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground

Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground

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    Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products Jan 1, 2007 This report explores the potential health risks to children of using outdoor playground and track surfaces constructed from recycled waste tires.

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    Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in

    Evaluation of toxicity due to ingestion of tire shreds based on the existing literature OEHHA found 46 studies in the scientific literature that measured the release of chemicals by recycled tires in laboratory settings and in field studies where recycled tires were used in civil engineering applications: 49 chemicals were identified.

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    Publication Summary | Publications Public

    Description Explores the potential health risks to children of using outdoor playground and track surfaces constructed from recycled waste tires. Study conducted by the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment and published by the California Integrated Waste Management Board.

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    Evaluation of health effects of recycled waste tires in playground and track products : contractor's report to the Board Responsibility produced under contract by Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment.

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    Caution: Children at Play on Potentially Toxic Surfaces

    From the Tire Swings to Play Surfaces made from Tires or New Rubber. Do you remember when children used to play on tire swings in the backyard or at the park? Those same tires are now being put to a new and possibly hazardous use! Recycled rubber tires have become one of the top choice materials for surfacing children’s playgrounds.

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    Board commissioned a study called the Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products. The report was published in January of 2007. Playground surfaces that had been funded by CIWMB were evaluated for the release of chemicals that could cause health concerns in children using the surface s, the potential of the

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    The effect of surface and season on playground injury rates

    Vidair C, Haas R, Schlag R. Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products (Publication #622-06-013). Produced under contract by: Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment. California Integrated Waste Management Board.

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    Fact Sheet Recycled Waste Tires for Playground Surfacing 2013

    Fact Sheet: Health and Safety Considerations Associated with the Use of Recycled Waste Tires for Playground Surfacing. Page 2 of 2 6/26/2013 practices should be incorporated into the design of the drainage system for artificial turf fields as it should for parking lots, playgrounds, etc.”

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    Health Effects of Tire Rubber Exposure - Playground Professionals

    Many studies have been performed on recycled tire rubber and it's many uses. They are part of the analysis anyone should undertake when determining whether or not to use mulch from recycled tires on a playground.

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    ChemRisk, Inc. in Pittsburgh conducted a review of exposure to recycled tire rubber found on playgrounds and synthetic turf fields. They concluded that no adverse human health or ecological health effects are likely to result from these beneficial reuses of tire materials. (Study dated July 17, 2008.

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    Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products. 2007, California Integrated Waste Management Board, Integrated Waste Management Board: Sacramento, CA. Preliminary Assessment of the Toxicity from Exposure to Crumb Rubber: its use in Playgrounds and Artificial Turf Playing Fields. June 2007, Thomas Ledoux ...

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    The effect of surface and season on playground injury rates

    Vidair C, Haas R, Schlag R. Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products (Publication #622-06-013). Produced under contract by: Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment. California Integrated Waste Management Board.

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    The study also mimicked a child touching the tire shreds and then touching her mouth by wiping recycled tire playground surfaces and measuring chemical levels on the wipes. To evaluate skin contact alone, the researchers tested guinea pigs to see if rubber tire playground samples caused any health problems.

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    Health Effects of Tire Rubber Exposure - Playground Professionals

    Many studies have been performed on recycled tire rubber and it's many uses. They are part of the analysis anyone should undertake when determining whether or not to use mulch from recycled tires on a playground.

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    Tire Crumb and Synthetic Turf Field Literature and Report

    Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playgrounds and Track Products California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment. (2007). Prepared for the California Integrated Waste Management Board. Examination of Crumb Rubber Produced from Recycled Tires Incorvia Mattina M.J., Isleyen M., Berger W., Ozdemir S. (2007).

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    health effects.” - California Integrated Waste Management Board, Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products. 2007, Integrated Waste Management Board: Sacramento, CA. “A screening-level assessment of health risks was performed by comparing the estimated exposures to health -based screening levels.

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    Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products (January 2007)--Note: this document also addresses rubber mulch products. Rubber Mulch. Review of the Human Health and Ecological Safety of Exposure to Recycled Tire Rubber Found at Playgrounds and Synthetic Turf Fields (August 2013)

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    Crumb-Rubber Infilled Synthetic Turf Athletic Fields

    Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products. Sacramento, CA: Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment; 2007. Canepari S, Castellano P, Astolfi ML, Materazzi S, Ferrante R, Fiorini D, Curini R; Release of particles, organic compounds, and metals from crumb rubber used in synthetic turf under ...

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    Connecticut Department of Public Health Testimony Presented

    Phone: (860) 509-7269, 410 Capitol Avenue - MS # 13GRE, P.O. Box 340308 Hartford, CT 06134 An Equal Opportunity Employer State of California (2007) Evaluation of the Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground

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    “There is enough information now concerning the potential health effects from chemicals emanating from rubber tire crumbs to place a moratorium on installing any new fields or playgrounds that use ground-up rubber tires until additional research is undertaken.” d.

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    The government is reconsidering whether fake turf in playgrounds and sports fields made of ground-up tires could pose health hazards to kids. ... fields and playgrounds that use recycled tires ...

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    HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS IN SYNTHETIC TURF: A RESEARCH REVIEW

    [9] Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA), Evaluation of health effects of recycled waste tires in playground and track products. Contractor's report to the Integrated Waste Management Board, State of California (Publication #622-06-013), January, 2007, pp. 2, 91, 97.

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    Concerns have been raised by the public about the safety of recycled rubber tire crumb used in synthetic turf fields and playgrounds in the United States. We know people are concerned and players and their families want answers. Limited studies have not shown an elevated health risk from playing on ...

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    Position Statement Regarding the Use of Crumb Rubber | TIRE

    The benefits of recycling scrap tires have become clouded recently by media claims that recycled rubber may be harmful to people and the environment. In response to these claims, TIA’s Environmental Advisory Council conducted an extensive review of the testing performed in the United States and overseas regarding the health and environmental effects of using crumb rubber.

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    SCRAP TIRES Each year in Georgia, we generate millions of used tires as waste or scrap. Scrap tires are found stockpiled at landfills, stacked in scrap yards, and abandoned in communities. Scrap tires can be recycled, reducing potential environmental and health hazards, and reused for many beneficial purposes.

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    National Center for Health Research - center4research.org

    Recycling Tires from Playgrounds More than 20 million recycled rubber tires are processed every year for playground surface cover and sports surfaces. Using tire scraps seemed like a great idea at first – keeping them out of landfills and providing a potentially softer landing on the playground. It was known that burning old tires released ...

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    Research & Latest Thinking - Synthetic Turf Council

    Using the highest published levels of chemicals released by recycled tires, the likelihood for noncancer health effects was calculated for a one-time ingestion of ten grams of tire shreds by a typical three-year-old child; only exposure to zinc exceeded its health-based screening value (i.e. promulgated by a regulatory agency such as OEHHA or U ...

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    End-of-Life Tires (ELTs): a Framework for Effective Management Systems ... of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track ... Monitoring Study of ...

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    Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products. 2007, California Integrated Waste Management Board, Integrated Waste Management Board: Sacramento, CA. Preliminary Assessment of the Toxicity from Exposure to Crumb Rubber: its use in Playgrounds and Artificial Turf Playing Fields. June 2007, Thomas Ledoux ...

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    Synthetic Turf - Washington State Department of Health

    A Scoping-Level Field Monitoring Study of Synthetic Turf Fields and Playgrounds (PDF) Federal Research on Recycled Tire Crumb Used on Playing Fields; California. Evaluation of Health Effects of Recycled Waste Tires in Playground and Track Products (PDF)