is an artificial playing surface or a synthetic playing surface. In general, it refers to the playing surface in sports such as Foot ball, Cricket, Hockey and some winter sports.
The fake grass
does not stay as cool as natural grass because natural grass has water running through it. However, an artificial turf
does not absorb and radiate heat like pavement, rock or brick. Even through summer heat, an artificial turf will remain pleasantly functional.
Experts have acknowledged the usage of an artificial turf as a perfect play field. The turf is fire-retardant bugs and gophers. The grass turf is safe because it eliminates the need for pesticides. All these factors account for the durability of an artificial turf.