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Artificial Turf

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From 06/03/2014 through 10/16/2012

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Patent Abstracts

2. 8,283,016 
Artificial grass fibre and artificial lawn thereof
Slootweg et al of Ten Cate Thiolon, B.V, Netherlands, developed an artificial grass fiber in particular for use in an artificial mat for an artificial lawn, which artificial grass fiber is made of at least one synthetic material.  The artificial grass fibers are foamed and transformed  into, for example, a dampening layer after the manufacture of the artificial lawn, which layer improves or influences the playing characteristics of the sports field, such as the absorption of shocks, the restition of energy, the vetical deformation, grip and ball bounce and which furthermore reduces the number of player injuries. (RDC 10/16/2012)

1. 8,283,003 
Artificial turf
Morton-Finger of Motech GmbH Technology & Systems, Germany, developed and artificial turf with a base layer, blades fixed in and projecting upward from the base layer, and a mass of damping material on the base layer and through which the blades project.  Each of the blades is at least partially formed of a polyester of terephthalic acid made from waste.  The polyester is polyethylene terephthalate (PET) or polybutylene terephthalate (PBT), both from waste.  The base layer is a flat primary layer, preferably a textile and preferably consists of plastic, a polyolefin and/or a polyester of terephthalic acid, preferably a polyester of terephthalic acid from waste. (RDC 10/16/2012)


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(RDC 6/5/2012)


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** Date of latest addition; date of first entry is 10/16/2012.