Artificial Grass Schools & Nursery Playgrounds


Artificial Grass at Nightingale Primary School Greenest Surface To Date

Primary School In Hackney Has Environmentally Friendly Artificial Grass Playground Installed

Artificial grass provides an environmentally friendly  playground surface in Nightingale Primary School , Hackney.

Leading school surface supplier  SSP transformed the muddy play and seating area  with EcoSol artificial grass surface.  We believe Ecosol to be the artificial grass with the greenest credentials of any artificial grass.

Nightingale Primary School playground had a natural turf area surrounding pavements and a rubber play mat area. The natural turf became very muddy in the rain and very hard in the sun. The area was unsuitable for more rubber mats as the area had many curves and   different shapes. Artificial grass due to it versatility is ideal for awkwardly shaped play area’.

The natural turf was removed and a compacted limestone base was installed , providing increased drainage and a leveller surface . Proplay impact matting was then laid over the base. Proplay impact matting are also produced with a recycled foam content, which provide a critical fall height and also aid drainage of rainwater. The proplay was then topped with Ecosol artificial grass.

  • No Mowing
  • No Mud
  • ‘All Weather’ play surface
  • Ofsted Approved
  • Substainable Building – ideal for Eco School
  • Greenest Available Artificial Grass
  • Leading Supplier



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Product Used

Ecosol turf has an greater than 80% recycled content. Artificial grass has become greener with SSP Eco Sol. Available in 3 thicknesses 26 mm ,33 mm and 40 mm. SSP Eco sol has a wide range of uses from Nursery and School playgrounds, gardens, patio’s, swimming pool surrounds and rooftops.

Made with straight c- shaped polyethylene fibers and a curly polypropylene root zone . It is a resilient artificial grass with increased crush retentiveness.

Artificial Grass Eco Sol Recycled 80% content


Eco Sol is a luxury grass , but is not premium priced

    • Single olive green colour with yellow root zone , mimicking natural turf
    • 26,30 and 40mm thick artificial grass carpet
    • Straight Pile with curly root zone
    • Sand Infill requirement approx 5kg per msq for stabilization.
    • Available in  4m width
    • Minimal fixings required
    • Can be installed over proplay impact matting
    • Multi Sport , play, school, nursery, landscape & leisure
    • Five year warranty from manufacturer

Proplay Shock pad is made from recycled foam from the car industries

Impact and drainage matting made form closed cell polyethylene foam complete with a geotextile sheets. The mat is designed to be installed under artificial grass carpet to provide a drainage medium and tested impact absorbency so that it provide critical fall height for use around children’d play equipment. Also as a shock pad for underneath sports surfacing


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