EcoSmart Grass Mats
Environmentally friendly grass mats
EcoSmart Grass Mat Safety Surfacing is the environmentally friendly choice for grass mats. It’s recycled, long lasting and allows the grass to grow through for natural play.
EcoSmart is a high-quality rubber grass mat for playgrounds and recreational areas from PlaySmart, the market leader in safety surfacing. Made from recycled rubber, our mats provide a softer landing than safety tiles with a harsh plastic finish. EcoSmart is available with a 10-year product and a 5-year installation guarantee, as well as trademarked installation specification. By choosing EcoSmart, you’ll be choosing an environmentally friendly surfacing solution that is safe, durable and cost-effective.
Grass Mat Applications
Our EcoSmart rubber grass mats can be installed in a wide range of play areas, parks and public spaces and are even suitable for mounds and embankments.
Many customers are still using our high-quality rubber grass matting solution years after install due to their long lifespan. Designed to last, our grass mats are heavier than our competitors’ at 13.5kg rather than the market standard of 11kg.
For more information, please download our brochure or visit our projects gallery. Alternatively, please contact us for samples or prices. We’ve also created a free guide to grass mats that includes information on FireSmart and SmartPlay. To download the guide, please click the button below.
Grass Mat Safety
EcoSmart is slip and fall resistant to the British Standard. Our unique installation practice trained in-house ensures a safe, neat install every time. EcoSmart achieved a 2m CFH (Critical Fall Height) when installed on a good grass base in independent field tests, in line with API guidance. It’s important to realise that performance may be affected by weather and soil or turf condition – for this reason, PlaySmart have led the way in recommend that the SmartPlay system is used above 2m CFH or in poor ground conditions. Take a look at our SmartPlay Q&A for more information!
Key Benefits of Grass Mats
- minimal ground work costs
- low maintenance – simply mow over the mats
- long lifespan due to hard wearing material properties
- perfect for playgrounds where a natural look is required – promoting natural play
- suitable for areas prone to becoming wet/muddy
- can be laid on to existing soil/grass surfaces
- can be installed all year round in most weather conditions, on exiting grass surfaces, seeded topsoil or new turf
- grass & land retention and erosion control
Example Uses of EcoSmart Grass Mats
- parks and recreation grounds
- areas with equipment
- children’s play areas
- outdoor gyms
- skate parks