Benefits of Lawns

Air Quality and Turfgrass

In recent years progress seems to have been made in improving our air quality. But the levels of nitrogen oxide, sulfur dioxide and particulate matter in our atmosphere, primarily from the burning of carbon based fuels, are still a major concern...[Read More]

Environmental Benefits of Lawns

Climate is controlled at ground level by turfgrasses as they cool temperatures appreciably, thus working as exterior "air conditioners... [Read More]

Erosion Control

Soil erosion is one of the most pressing environmental problems facing the world today... [Read More]

Grass Purifies Water

One of the major causes of our growing water quality problem is runoff of contaminants from hard surfaces, such as roads and parking lots... [Read More]

Lawns Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

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Oxygen and Turfgrass

Our air is cleansed by plants through the process of photosynthesis. Green plants take in carbon dioxide and water and use the energy from sunlight in photosynthesis, which produces carbohydrates for the plant to live off of and releases the true breath of life ... pure oxygen... [Read More]

Temperature Modification

We've all had the pleasant experience of walking barefoot in the yard and feeling how cool the grass is underfoot. That's not an illusion. Turfgrass plays an important part in controlling our climate... [Read More]

This information provided by The Lawn Institute – www.TheLawnInstitute.org

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