Thread: rubber mulch??
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Old 06-16-2013, 12:40 AM
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Originally Posted by White Gardens View Post

Sorry, you were asking for it....

As for rubber mulch in the landscape, it's useless from a biological standpoint. It doesn't break down into any sort of usable nutrients for the soil and on top of it, it creates a heat sink in the landscape and creates thermal pollution around the plants.


Exactly. Aside from a specific use like "safety" for a play surface, I see no redeeming qualities in it.

It's like littering in my mind because it doesn't break down and it's unnatural.
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