A story featured in a Broward County newspaper highlighted a revelation by one woman concerning common pesticides and herbicides used on grass in lawns, parks, and sports fields. It reported how a parks worker sprayed a play field with a thick round of herbicides while wearing a protective suit, goggles, and respirator to avoid.
What if you never have to worry about mowing your lawn again? Such is the appeal of the latest trend in landscaping called “enviroscaping.” Whether your property is residential or commercial makes no difference. Forget sprinkler systems and hiring someone to come to your property to help, and just think of the money you will save and how convenient it will be. Having artificial turf installed in your Ft. Lauderdale property is quickly becoming the best thing for vacation homeowners, residents, and commercial establishments with large lawns to maintain.
Since its creation, literally an avalanche of studies and articles announce that synthetic turf is dangerous to the environment. Although definitive conclusions cannot be presently drawn from them, many still proclaim the artificial lawn material’s adverse effects to the environment to this day.