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Investigation Casts Doubt on Turf Fields’ Safety

Ned Weingart, Raider Zone

December 1, 2014

The most dangerous part of soccer may not be concussions, turf burn or sprained ankles. Rather, it might be what the game is played on: turf. According to a recent NBC News investigation, the pellets, or crumb rubber, in synthetic turf fields contain car...

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