PlayGuard tiles are manufactured in the U.S.A. by ECORE International in Lancaster, PA from the highest quality SBR tire rubber mixed with colorful, UV-resistant EPDM granules. This provides high quality rubber with density ideal for playground surfacing and rooftop applications. It is a neat and safe compared to wood and rubber mulch. Playguard is highly versatile in rubber flooring since it offers 24 standard color options, two thicknesses, and indoor-outdoor capability.

PlayGuard playground safety surfacing systems are designed to meet stringent criteria required to earn points under 2 out of 6 categories of the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system. This rating system is utilized as a design guideline and certification tool for architects and designers seeking to develop high-performance, sustainable buildings. Based on these criteria, PlayGuard products can assist architects and designers in obtaining up to 8 points toward LEED certification.