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INDUSTRY SAFETY CHANGES
Critical fall ratings have increased for many playgrounds sites. Porous Pave XLS poured over the Porous Pave Safety Pad is a great solution for playground surfacing requirements; successfully exceeding most liability requirements.
Porous Pave™ offers safe, durable, sustainable, Eco- and kid friendly surfacing solutions that are perfect for public parks, schools, condominium / apartment complexes, indoor play centres, churches, and more.
Porous Pave is permeable - water flows through every square inch of the surfacing material - equals no puddles!
Porous Pave offers a critical fall rating of up to 9' when installed with 2" weatherproofing foam under Porous Pave XLS, helps mishaps stay as little boo-boos.
2" Safety Shock Pad-Increases critical fall rating from 4' to 7'
3" Safety Shock Pad-Increases critical fall rating from 4' to 9'
POROUS pave benefits
✓ Offers drainage solutions for complex situations
✓ No puddles after rain or thaw - water flows through each square inch
✓ Tested for Porosity - with results up to 29% void space
✓ Compression Tested - Compressed to 0.103" under 20,000 pound load and recovered to 0.035" after three hours
✓ Flexible and durable - resists crumbing and cracking - lessening trips and fall injuries
✓ Installation - can be applied in dry temperatures between 40º - 90℉
✓ Little down-time - mixed on-site and applied, many projects are cured and ready to use within 24-hours
✓ Cost Savings - reduces the need for separate retention areas, increases usable square footage of site
✓ Slip Resistant - ADA compliant (ASTM - D-2047) - lessens the chance of accidents
✓ SLSP (1312) - material components were below groundwater maximum contaminant levels
✓ Resistant - to motor oil, chlorine, gasoline, diesel, hydraulic / transmission fluid, muriatic acid, salt water and other hostile materials
✓ Promotes healthier trees and plants
✓ Won't - freeze or crack
✓ LEED Qualify - for LEED Points depending on applications
✓ FIRE Rated Class C
✓ Nature inspired colours - perfect for colour matching to surround materials