Friday, October 3, 2008

SenateBill 1277 Passes, Requires Health Study on Synthetic Turf

Senator Maldonado's SB 1277 was signed into law, requiring, on or before September 1, 2010, theIntegrated Waste Management Board, in consultation with the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment and the State Department of Public Health, to prepare and provide to the Legislature and post on the board's Internet Web site a study on the effects of synthetic turf and natural turf on the environment and public health. Click here.