Monthly Archives: December 2016

Current issues related to rubber infill in 3G pitches: Perspectives challenged

There is much recent activity by some people on their concerns about the use of rubber infill in artificial sports surfaces (i.e. 3G pitches used for football and rugby). I thought a few reflections are in order on the question of “Shouldn’t this be put into perspective with all the known deaths and serious illnesses caused in modern society?” Do we really understand the concept of risk? Probably not. Government under increasing pressure to curb use of 3G pitches. This