Playsafer Rubber Mulch

Playsafer Rubber Mulch

Cocoa Brown
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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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  • 12 year color guarantee!
  • It will not blow away or wash away in storms
  • Reduces bug and rodent infestation and does not attract ants


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Description: Playsafer rubber mulch is the safer, softer and longest lasting playground surfacing. It’s highly durable and does not decompose, compact, or require annual top-up over during its lifetime.  Our processing methods have been perfected over the last 20+ years, yielding the cleanest safest rubber mulch available today.

Safety: Rubber mulch is the safest and most cost-effective play surfacing; with unmatched shock absorbency and up to 12 ft fall height protection. Playsafer Rubber mulch is IPEMA certified and exceeds CPSC guidelines. It meets ASTM F1292, F1951, F3012.  Playsafer Rubber Mulch is 99.9% steel free

Size: Size of nuggets is a mixture of 1/2"-5/8" rubber granules and chunks

Color: Playsafer Rubber mulch comes in 6 vibrant color choices. Cocoa Brown, Terra Cotta Red, Green, Blue, Painted Black and Unpainted Black. Color doesn’t rub-off or bleed on to clothing

Warranty:  Our Powerlock-ColorGuard formula keeps our rubber mulch looking new year after year. All Playsafer mulch comes with a 12-year color warranty. 

Maintenance:  Our Playsafer rubber mulch requires no maintenance. It does not retain moisture, slippiness or dirt keeping it always dry and ready to play even after the heaviest rain. It wont freeze, decompose or compress. It will not blow away or wash away in storms.

Material: Made from 100% recycled rubber

Delivery: Delivery curbside on a pallet with "easy to handle" 40-pound bags

Made in the USA

  • Size of nuggets is a mixture of 1/2"-5/8" rubber granules and chunks
  • Made from 100% recycled rubber
  • Made in the USA
  • Exceeds CPSC guidelines
  • IPEMA certified
  • Meets ASTM F-1951, ASTM F-1292, ASTM F3012

Test Data

F1292-99__6_inch.pdf
F1292-99__5_inch.pdf
F1292-99__4_inch.pdf
Playsafer Rubber Mulch Specs

What is Rubber Mulch Cocoa Brown?

Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch is a type of rubber mulch that is specifically designed for use in playgrounds and other high-traffic areas.

Why choose cocoa brown as the color for rubber mulch for playgrounds?

Cocoa Brown is a popular color for playground rubber mulch for various reasons:

  • Aesthetics: The cocoa brown hue resembles natural mulch and combines nicely with the surrounding scenery, making the playground aesthetically attractive.
  • The cocoa brown hue contrasts well with the playground equipment, making it simple for youngsters to recognize and avoid possible risks.
  • Durability: As compared to other hues, the chocolate brown color is less likely to fade or discolor over time, resulting in a longer lifetime for the mulch.
  • Non-toxic: Since high-quality rubber mulch is created from non-toxic materials and does not include hazardous chemicals, it is suitable for children to play on.

Overall, because of its mix of aesthetic appeal, safety characteristics, and durability, cocoa brown is an excellent option for rubber mulch in playgrounds.

Is Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch safe for children?

Yes, Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch is safe for children. It is made from non-toxic materials and is designed to cushion falls, reducing the risk of injury.

How is Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch installed? 

Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch is typically installed over a layer of landscape fabric to prevent weeds from growing through. It is then spread to the desired depth using a rake or other tool.

How long does Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch last?

Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch can last up to 12 years or more depending on the amount of foot traffic it receives and the level of maintenance it receives.

Is Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch easy to maintain?

Yes, Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch is easy to maintain. It requires minimal upkeep and can be easily cleaned using a leaf blower or other tool. It is also resistant to fading and deterioration, even in harsh weather conditions.

How much Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch do I need for my playground?

The amount of Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch you need for your playground will depend on the size and depth of the area you are covering. A general rule of thumb is to use 6 inches of rubber mulch for fall heights up to 10 feet, and 12 inches for fall heights up to 16 feet. We recommend consulting a professional installer or using a rubber mulch calculator to determine the exact amount you will need.

Is Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch eco-friendly?

Yes, Cocoa Brown Rubber Mulch is eco-friendly. It is made from recycled tires, which helps to reduce waste in landfills and promotes sustainability. Additionally, it does not contain harmful chemicals that could leach into the soil or groundwater.

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