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Playground Rubber Mulch in Bulk: 2,000-Pound Super Sack

Bulk Rubber Playground Mulch For Sale: 2,000 lb. Super Sack

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1-2 inches depth is enough rubber mulch for landscaping and gardening needs. American Society for Testing Materials requires a depth of 3-6 inches to meet playground safety standards. This will sufficiently cushion falls from 6-12 feet. Standard residential playsets require a depth of 3 inches while commercial playgrounds with higher equipment require 4-6 inches.
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With our affordable playground rubber mulch in bulk quantities, it's easy to make any play area safer for children to use! Many of our customers choose to buy bulk rubber mulch for playground use because of its long-lasting effectiveness as well as its affordable price and easy installation. Rubber playground mulch bulk purchases lower the cost to wholesale prices, making it a budget-friendly option for many communities: When you buy playground rubber mulch from us, you'll save a bundle on safe surfacing! Compared to the commonly used wood mulch, our shredded rubber mulch for playgrounds is also cleaner, more effective, aesthetically pleasing, and a great value. This rubber ground cover for playgrounds, parks, and other facilities is commercial-grade, IPEMA-certified, and ADA-compliant, and it's also non-toxic, quick-drying, non-staining, and odor-free.

Manufactured from recycled rubber chips, this shredded rubber mulch for playgrounds is also an environmentally friendly option. Instead of polluting the land and filling landfills, recycled tire mulch can take on a new life by keeping kids in your community safe. And since we sell the best rubber playground mulch at clearance prices, you can protect the environment and your bottom line while protecting the children who use your playground.

 

Shredded Rubber Mulch Options

  • Quantities:We have several packaging options for our high-quality rubber mulch for playground use, so it's easy to buy the quantity you need. Bulk rubber mulch for sale in one-ton super sacks is easy to move around a playground area with a forklift. But if you're looking for rubber mulch in bulk that doesn't require a forklift, you can also buy this product in 84 single single 24-pound bags.
    • Colors: While black is standard for rubber landscape mulch, we carry many other popular colors at an additional cost. Show your school spirit by choosing bulk rubber mulch that matches your school's colors, like our blue or red rubber mulch, or mix mulch chip colors to match the equipment on your playground! Rubber mulch comes in a variety of colors, such as brick red, gecko green, electric blue, woodsy brown, and unpainted black.
      • Borders: We recommend purchasing playground rubber mulch with an ADA-compliantborder to contain the material. Many choose to buy a rubber border along with a wheelchair ramp when they purchase tire chips for playgrounds.

      AAA State of Play ships nationwide, so when you make us your rubber mulch suppliers, you'll never need to type "playground mulch near me" into a search engine again. We'd be glad to deliver a bulk order of playground rubber mulch near you no matter where you live! Contact a sales associate at 1-877-826-2776 to learn more about our surfacing options and which type would work best with your commercial playground equipment. Request a free quote online today and create a safer playground surface for children in your local community tomorrow with fast shipping!

      PLEASE NOTE: Due to the impossibility of processing returns, ALL MULCH SALES ARE FINAL. The manufacturer will not accept returns under any circumstance. We apologize for any inconvenience.

       

      Frequently Asked Questions About Recycled Rubber Mulch

       

      How Much Does Rubber Mulch Cost?

      Our rubber mulch prices are $315 for a 2,000-pound bag, shown here, or $6 per 24-pound bag. Note that 2,000 pounds of long-lasting, durable rubber mulch for playground purposes will cover around 15 square yards at a 6-inch depth, for a cost per square yard of a little more than $20.

       

      Is Rubber Mulch Worth the Cost?

      Yes! Durable recycled rubber mulch for playgrounds maintains its look for years, so you don't have to buy new mulch annually. It also doesn't absorb water and is eco-friendly, since the mulch is repurposed rubber material. You can even use any excess rubber mulch for landscaping.

       

      Can You Place Rubber Mulch Bulk Orders?

      Yes! You can buy rubber mulch in bulk 2,000-pound sacks or in bags of 24 pounds each.

       

      Is Shredded or Nugget Rubber Mulch Better?

      There's not much difference between nugget and shredded rubber playground mulch, so in the end, which kind you buy will come down to personal preference.

       

      What Is Playground Mulch Made Out Of?

      Playground mulch can be made of either rubber or wood chips. Other options are made from waste tire chunks or ground-up nuggets of synthetic rubber.

       

      What Is the Best Mulch for a Playground?

      If you're comparing rubber mulch vs. wood mulch, you should know that rubber bark mulch provides better impact absorption. Six inches of rubber mulch for playground use can cushion falls of up to 12 feet. It's also more durable than wood mulch, making it a better long-term investment.

       

      How Many Inches of Rubber Mulch Do I Need for a Playground?

      For residential playgrounds, rubber wood chips are required to be at least 4 inches deep to provide adequate cushioning. For commercial playgrounds, which usually have larger play equipment, rubber mulch should be 6 inches deep.

       

      How Do You Calculate Rubber Mulch Amounts?

      The best way to calculate how much shredded rubber mulch you need is to break your project up into rectangles and then calculate the square footage by multiplying the length by the width. Once you've determined your square footage for each rectangle, add these figures together to get your total square footage. Then, multiply this figure by 14 to get a rough idea of how many pounds of rubber mulch you need.

       

      What Do You Put Under Rubber Mulch for a Playground?

      When you're preparing a playground for rubber mulch in bulk to arrive, you should install a commercial-grade geotextile landscape fabric to prevent dirt and other materials from mixing with the rubber mulch and to encourage water to drain away when it rains.

       

      How Do You Lay Rubber Chippings?

      First, level the area to get as smooth of a surface as possible, free of any rocks, sticks, or weeds. Once the space is flat, lay landscaping fabric flat against the ground. You may want to add playground edging to enclose the area, which will help to contain the mulch. Then, you can spread the rubber chips on the playground, using a tape measure to ensure an adequate depth.

       

      What Are the Pros and Cons of Rubber Mulch?

      Rubber mulch is a great choice for playground surfacing because it's environmentally friendly, it doesn't attract insects, it discourages weed and fungal growth, it's a low-maintenance surfacing option that lasts forever, and you don't need as much rubber mulch to provide adequate cushioning compared to wood mulch. However, it's also true that playground rubber mulch may not look or feel as organic as wood, and it requires a higher initial investment. Consider the pros and cons of rubber mulch for playgrounds before ordering your safety surfacing.

       

      Is Rubber Mulch Safe for a Playground?

      Yes. The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has stated that rubber mulch is nontoxic and safe for use around children and pets, making it a great surfacing option for public playgrounds.

       

      Does Rubber Mulch Keep Bugs Away?

      One of the benefits of rubber bark is that it can discourage some types of bugs; unlike some wood mulches, it doesn't feed pests such as termites or carpenter ants.

       

      What Is Certified Playground Mulch?

      Certified rubber mulch for playground use is a ground cover material that has met specific requirements set by the American Society for Testing and Materials. Certification is performed by the International Play Equipment Manufacturers Association (IPEMA), which oversees third-party testing to ensure that the material meets or exceeds ASTM standards.

       

      Does Rubber Mulch Lose its Color?

      Rubber playground mulch can hold its color for up to ten years, so you won't have to worry about it losing its vibrancy any time in the near future.

       

      How Often Do You Have to Replace Rubber Mulch?

      Recycled rubber mulch will last for at least ten years and often lasts even longer than that. Thanks to its durability, you won't need rubber mulch bulk orders year after year. This makes deciding to buy rubber mulch vs. wood mulch an easier choice.

       

      Is Playground Mulch Flammable?

      Like most materials, rubber mulch for playgrounds is flammable. The chunks of synthetic mulch used as outdoor flooring will not ignite as easily as wood mulch does, but it is possible.

Customer Questions
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Answers: 2
Does the black or woodsy brown get very hot compared to wood mulch?
Question by: Jeremiah Steinhauer on Oct 3, 2022, 3:35 PM
Darker colors will absorb more heat. However, the beauty of rubber mulch is the fact that is does not compact the same way wood fiber compacts. Rubber mulch moves as you are walking through the mulch and this will keep the mulch cooler.
Answer by: Kim Hart on Oct 3, 2022, 11:28 PM
What is shipping on 9 super sacks of rubber mulch
Question by: Darren Romani on Jul 18, 2022, 2:12 PM
Shipping varies due to the distance traveled and by shipping company. Please submit a quote request for the amount of rubber mulch you would like and we will be happy to provide you with a quote that includes shipping fees.
Answer by: Kim Hart on Jul 21, 2022, 10:24 AM
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