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Web URL(s):http://buckeyeturf.osu.edu/pdf/2007_Field_day_book_final2.pdf#page=17
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Author(s):Mancino, C. F.; Street, J. R.; Holdren, D. D.
Author Affiliation:Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio State University
Title:Surface temperatures of synthetic turf
Meeting Info.:[Columbus, OH]: August 15, 2007
Source:2007 Turfgrass & Landscape Research Field Day:Proceedings [Ohio]. 2007, p. 6.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:[Columbus, OH]: The Ohio State University, Ohio State University Extension, The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, and the Ohio Turfgrass Foundation
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Surface temperature; Artificial turf; Comparisons; Air temperature; Turf; Sand; Asphalt; Irrigation
Abstract/Contents:Presents a study conducted to examine synthetic turf surface air temperature. Details the methods and materials used, stating that "surface temperatures of two synthetic turf infilled carpets, an irrigated and non-irrigated natural turf, bare sand soil and asphalt were measured on two hot sunny days (June 2 and July 9, 2007)." Reports that "maximum surface temperatures occurred primarily between 2 and 4 p.m. wen air temperature was no longer increasing significantly." Also states that "bare soil and asphalt were up to 50° hotter."
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Mancino, C. F., J. R. Street, and D. D. Holdren. 2007. Surface temperatures of synthetic turf. 2007 Turfgrass & Landscape Research Field Day:Proceedings [Ohio]. p. 6.
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