Ringgold, Georgia resident Larry Mashburn has filed Patent Application No. 20130064996, which describes a method of recycling synthetic turf.
British firm Colormatrix Europe Ltd. have developed a process for recycling thermoplastic materials containing dispersed dyes, which is outlined in Patent No. 8,404,754.
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