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We supply Melcourt Playbark and Hardwood Playchips, two natural products which offer ground reinforcement and fall protection. They are ideal for use around children in playgrounds and play areas and have been fire tested to British Standards. They have also been tested for critical fall heights, both of which are detailed in our product listings and on Melcourt's website. Depending on the installation depth, fall height protection can reach >3.5 metres.
The Playbark is made up of specially processed screened conifer chips. It's endorsed by the RHS and from FSC Mixed Sources at a minimum of 70% and is tested in accordance with BS EN 1176 and 1177, and BS4790:1987.
The Hardwood Playchips are RHS-endorsed and made up of specially processed and screened hardwood chips which have had dust and fines very carefully removed. They contain 80%+ wood and have been tested in accordance with BS EN 1176 and 1177, BS4790:1987.