Recycled and Green Fitness Equipment
and Gym Flooring Products are items deemed to be environmentally
friendly through manufacturing processes which incorporate post-consumer
materials within their finished product or have very little dependency, if any,
on our power grid. In an effort to assist those consumers that prefer to
support our environment by purchasing “green” products, we have tagged these
qualifying items throughout the site with either a “recycled products” symbol
or “self-generating” symbol. Look for these symbols when searching for environmentally
friendly fitness products throughout Ironcompany.com.
Artificial Turf - Not only does artificial turf save large
amounts of water and prevent harmful fertilizers from leaching into the ground
and running off into our storm drains, but it actually incorporates recycled
crumb rubber, or infill, which is used to keep the blades upright.
Recycled Rubber Gym
Flooring - Many types of gym flooring is made from recycled
tires. Rolled rubber, interlocking tiles, weight equipment mats and cardio
equipment mats are made from recycled truck and passenger tires that are
shredded and fully processed into crumb rubber which is then mixed with a
polyurethane binding agent. This crumb rubber and urethane mix is poured into
molds and then turned into the products you see in the gym.
Barbell Plates - Just like rubber flooring, some bumper plate
brands include recycled crumb rubber to manufacture their bumper plates with.
This crumb rubber is then vulcanized for superior strength having a higher
tensile strength than virgin rubber. Hitechplate technique plates are also
recycled, but from milk jugs. This special molding process makes for an almost
Equipment with Recycled Steel Frames - Bomb Proof®
commercial strength equipment includes a full line of weight benches,
selectorized machines, squat racks and free weight storage that is manufactured
from steel tubing that contains up to 75% post-consumer material.
Balls with Recycled Fiber Filling - The 10" Junior Medicine
Balls, 14" Medicine Balls, and 22" Atlas Strongman Medicine Balls by RAGE Fitness are essentially stuffed with recycled materials that
include crumb rubber harvested from old truck and passenger tires and shredded
plastic from recycled bottles. This not only gives each ball a nice soft feel,
but also allows us to do our part in cleaning up our environment while we
Energy Saving Cardio
Equipment - SportsArt commercial exercise bikes, elliptical
trainers and stair climbers are self-generating and need no power source. And
self-generating does not mean light on bells and whistles. SportsArt commercial
cardio equipment includes the same advanced technology and programs as the
Need help finding Recycled or Self Generating
fitness equipment? Let an Ironcompany.com fitness equipment expert assist you today