The online magazine ingenieur.de devotes this exciting article to the controversial, but also popular artificial turf. It consists of plastic straws and is filled with plastic granulate. Since micro plastics are released into the environment through abrasion and erosion, criticism is growing and the call for alternatives is becoming louder. The article summarizes the criticism and presents solutions.
The entire article can be accessed under this link: https://www.ingenieur.de/technik/fachbereiche/umwelt/kritik-an-kunstrasen-wie-umweltschaedlich-sind-sie-und-welche-alternativen-gibt-es/