Shredded Rubber Mulch

Shredded Rubber Mulch

Rubberific - Black
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Please Note : Wood mulch and rubber mulch require different amounts of cubic footage. Typically, you need twice as much wood mulch as rubber mulch.
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  • Shredded rubber mulch looks like real wood mulch
  • Each bag weighs 27 lbs and covers 1.5 cubic ft. 
  • Half pallet covers 450 sq feet at 1 inch depth and 225 sq feet at 2 inch depth
  • Pallet covers 900 sq feet at 1 inch depth  and 450 sq feet at 2 inch depth

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Description:The industry's standard for recycled rubber mulch is Rubberific's shredded rubber mulch. This ground cover with a lifelike texture resembles wood mulch exactly and is created entirely from recycled rubber. Even after years of exposure to the outdoors, Rubberific shredded rubber mulch won't deteriorate, decompose, or lose its aesthetic appeal.  

Size: Shredded Rubber Mulch looks identical to wood mulch. 

Color: Rubberific Shredded Rubber mulch comes in 3 vibrant color choices.  Brown, Red, and Black.  Color doesn’t rub-off or bleed on to clothing and comes with a 12-year color warranty. 

Maintenance:  Our Rubberific Shredded rubber mulch requires no maintenance. It will not fade, rot, compress, or lose its original beauty, even after years of exposure to the elements.

Material: Made from 100% recycled rubber

Delivery: Delivery curbside on a pallet with "easy to handle" 27-pound bags

Made in the USA

Benefits:  Reduces bug and rodent infestation and does not attract ants, non-staining and does not promote growth of mold. Preserves ground moisture-use up to 30% less water. Provides superior Ground Stabilization-reduces soil erosion and compaction. It is non-toxic and safe for humans, animals, and the environment. The unique size of shredded rubber mulch makes it an ideal choice for playgrounds as it provides a cushioned surface to protect children from falls. It also resists fading and discoloration and can last up to 12 years when properly maintained. It’s extremely cost-effective - it can be reused multiple times, lasting longer than wood mulch with minimal maintenance. Shredded rubber mulch is also easy to install and maintain; you simply spread it around the desired area, fill any gaps with additional material, and rake it lightly to create a smooth surface. Lastly, rubber mulch is eco-friendly as it’s composed of recycled rubber tires which reduces the amount of waste in landfills. It also does not release any chemicals into the Earth during its lifetime, making it an ideal choice for landscaping projects that aim to reduce pollution. Shredded rubber mulch is also beneficial in other ways. Not only does it make landscaping projects easier to maintain and preserve moisture, but it also reduces the potential for weeds, which saves time weeding and herbicides usage. Its low-maintenance nature makes it an ideal choice for busy homeowners or business owners looking for an easy way to beautify their outdoor space in a cost-effective manner. Preserves ground moisture-use up to 30% less water.



  • Looks identical to wood mulch, but maintains color for 12 years
  • Made from 100% recycled rubber
  • Made in the USA
  • Exceeds CPSC guidelines
  • IPEMA certified
  • Meets ASTM F-1951, ASTM F-1292, ASTM F3012

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Playsafer Rubber Mulch Specs

10 Ways to Use Shredded Rubber Mulch

Shredded rubber mulch can be used in a variety of ways. It provides an effective, long lasting protection against weeds and erosion while also adding color to landscapes and gardens


Here are 10 ways to use shredded rubber mulch.

  • 1. Flower Bed Mulching- Shredded rubber mulch makes a great mulch for flower beds and garden areas as it helps keep moisture in and weeds out while providing an attractive, colorful look.
  • 2. Playground Areas- Rubber mulch is becoming the go-to material for playgrounds because of its ability to cushion falls and absorb shock. It is also low maintenance and much safer than wood chips or pea gravel.
  • 3. Pathways- Install shredded rubber mulch along pathways, walkways and stepping stones in your backyard for an easy to maintain landscaping feature. It provides an attractive, cushiony surface that is easy to walk on and provides traction when wet.
  • 4. Drainage Ditch Landscaping- Using shredded rubber mulch for drainage ditch landscaping helps keep the ditch clean by trapping sediment and preventing erosion while providing a neat, finished look.
  • 5. Tree Rings- Create neat looking tree rings around trees with shredded rubber mulch to give a uniform look to your yard while still protecting the base of the tree from weeds or other debris.
  • 6. Lawn Edging- Use shredded rubber mulch as edging along lawns and sidewalks for a clean, finished look. Rubber mulch will stay in place better than other materials such as stone or wood.
  • 7. Potted Plants- Keep potted plants moist and free of weeds with a layer of shredded rubber mulch. It will help keep moisture in the soil while also looking attractive.
  • 8. Ground Cover- For areas where grass doesn’t grow or for a low maintenance ground cover, use shredded rubber mulch as an alternative to grass. It comes in many different colors so you can choose one that fits your landscape design.
  • 9. Raised Garden Beds- Line raised garden beds with shredded rubber mulch to add some color and reduce weed growth without having to use other materials such as wood chips or gravel.
  • 10. Landscaping Under Decks- Use shredded rubber mulch under decks and patio areas to keep weeds and other debris away while still looking neat. It will also help absorb sound so you can enjoy your outdoor space without too much noise.

Using shredded rubber mulch is an easy way to add color, keep weeds under control, protect against erosion, and provide a safe cushion for playgrounds and pathways. Try one of these 10 uses for shredded rubber mulch in your landscape today!