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AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE TOXICITY OF ARTIFICIAL TURF ATHLETIC FIELDS.
OFA Fiscal Note
FY 09 $
Department of Environmental Protection
GF - Cost
Note: GF=General Fund
The bill appropriates $250,000 for FY 09 to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to contract with an entity for a study of the toxicity of artificial turf athletic fields.
There are more than 50 athletic fields in the state constructed with artificial turf comprised of recycled and reprocessed tires.
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