Entries by Sachin Ram Thorapadi

Labosport Fiber Performance Index, an objective measure helps French customers choose landscaping turf

With artificial grass being increasingly used for landscaping applications around the world (gardens & terraces, recreational & parks, urban landscape beautification), Labosport decided to launch in 2017 the Fiber Performance Index for landscaping turf, a declination of its FPI index for sports turf. The FPI for landscaping turf is an objective laboratory assessment of the […]

SEAC has adopted its final opinion supporting the restriction of eight polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)

Helsinki,18 September 2019 SEAC adopted its final opinion by simple majority, supporting the proposal by the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) and following an earlier opinion by the Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) in June. The restriction proposal lowers the total concentration limit of eight PAHs to 20 mg/kg(0.002 % […]

Labosport acquires TGMS Ltd a sports surface consultancy specializing in the design & management of natural and artificial turf sports pitches in the UK.

Labosport, a leader in sport surfaces testing, announces that it has signed today an agreement to acquire TGMS Ltd (“TGMS”), a sports surface consultancy specializing in the design & management of natural and artificial turf sports pitches in the UK. TGMS offers a comprehensive range of services including feasibility studies, design and contract supervision to […]

LABOSPORT CHINA AND CANADA ISO 17025 CERTIFIED

Labosport China and Canada are extremely proud and happy to announce that the Laboratories in Guangzhou, China and in Montreal, Canada have been ISO 17025 certified. Labosport China  has been accredited by CNAS (China National Accreditation Service for Conformity assessment) and Labosport Canada by the CCN (Standard Council of Canada). In a constant evolving environment, […]

Labosport USA is hiring

Following the acquisition of Thomas Turf Services and Thomas Analytical, Labosport USA is hiring a Technical Manager for synthetic surfaces and a Business Development Manager for global services. As part of the development of LABOSPORT USA, we offer you the opportunity to join the exciting world of sport in a young and a dynamic team. […]

Labosport to expand its presence in the US with the acquisition of Thomas Turf Services and Thomas Analytical Services

Labosport, a leader in sport surfaces testing, announces that it has signed today an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Thomas Turf Services, Inc. and Thomas Analytical Services, Inc. (“TTS” & “TAS”), laboratories specialized in soil testing and environmental analyses. The companies are headquartered in College Station, Texas. Following USGA research in the early […]