Microban Director of Microbiology to Discuss Disinfection Solutions at 2020 Synthetic Turf Council Annual Membership Meeting

Oct 16, 2020

Dr. Glenner Richards joins USGreentech and others at the event to present and discuss EPA guidelines for chemicals used against SARS-CoV-2

The Synthetic Turf Council Annual Membership Meeting offers continual exposure to information about new technologies and products provided by experts in the industry as a key part of effective professional development. The Synthetic Turf Council (STC) is a 501(c)6 non-profit trade association serving the synthetic turf industry with a mission to serve as the global forum to promote, develop, grow and advocate for the synthetic turf industry. Founded in 2003, the STC assists buyers and end users with the selection, use and maintenance of synthetic turf systems in sports field, golf, municipal parks, airports, landscape and residential applications. It is a resource for current, credible, and independent research on the safety and environmental impact of synthetic turf, as well as technical guidance on the selection, installation, maintenance, and environmentally responsible disposal of synthetic turf. Membership includes builders, landscape architects, testing labs, maintenance providers, manufacturers, suppliers, installation contractors, infill material suppliers and other specialty service companies.

The meeting will be held during the week of October 19, 2020 with sessions beginning Monday and ending on Friday. Dr. Glenner Richards, Director of Microbiology and Analytical Chemistry at Microban International will speak on Tuesday October 20 during the session titled LANDSCAPE AND RECREATION: DISINFECTANT AND MAINTENANCE BEST PRACTICES. The session will take place from 2:00pm EST to 3:00pm EST and is sponsored by our valued partner USGreentech, makers of the industry leading Envirofill Turf Infill treated with Microban antimicrobial technology.

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Microban International – Media Relations
Emily Best
Tel: 704-766-1061
E-mail: emily.best@microban.com

About USGreentech

Since 2009, USGreentech has focused on one essential part of the synthetic turf system: the infill. Our company thrives because we believe What’s In Your Turf Matters®. We believe it matters more than any other component of the system. We have never lost sight of where we started and are now considered infill experts in the turf industry. Backed by our parent company’s 40+ years of experience in the sports field industry, USGreentech understands what it takes to create long-lasting synthetic turf systems with well-vetted components. Our experience with design and construction ensures that we will always be at the top of our game when it comes to helping our customers better understand installation, maintenance, and removal of synthetic turf. We continually innovate to provide new and better ways to serve our customers. In summary, we care. We care about the synthetic turf industry. We care about the young athletes we serve. We stand behind the products we deliver. We’re not just your synthetic turf infill provider; we’re your biggest fan.

About Microban®

Part of Barr Brands International (BBI), Microban® the global leader antimicrobial technologies and odor control solutions. Its proactive systems keep products cleaner, fresher and more durable by preventing microbial problems before they start. Microban® combines science with creative solutions to enhance high quality textile, consumer, industrial and medical products around the world. Today, the Microban® brand and technologies are featured on thousands of products in more than 30 countries.

Microban® technology is not designed to protect users or others from disease-causing microorganisms or viruses, and is not a substitute for normal cleaning practices. Microban® is a registered trademark of Microban Products Company.