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Rubber Mulch Nuggets - NuPlay™

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Caribbean Blue NuPlay™ Mulch
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NuPlay, made from 100% recycled rubber, is the perfect loose-fill rubber mulch groundcover for playgrounds and commercial landscaping applications. Rated as the safest groundcover on the market, NuPlay also provides superior drainage and minimizes dust, keeping children clean while at play. *Installation instructions below.

  • Provides a soft surface to help keep children safe on the playground
  • Creates a pliable, resilient surface to help reduce the stress on joints and bones
  • 99.9% wire free
  • Exceeds standards set by the U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
  • IMC’s most affordable rubber mulch groundcover for playgrounds and paths
  • Maintains beauty even after years of exposure to the elements
  • Made from non-toxic, environmentally-friendly materials approved by the EPA and Northwest Laboratories of Seattle, Inc.
  • Inhibits growth of molds and fungi, reducing allergy risk
  • Five times heavier than wood mulches, this rubber mulch will not float, absorb water or erode during heavy rain and flooding
  • Does not attract termites, carpenter ants or other harmful insects
  • Available in Earthtone, Redwood, Caribbean Blue, Forest Green 
  • Sold/shipped in 40-lb bags. Each bag covers 1.5-cubic feet (must have means to offload pallets)
  • Sold/shipped in 2000-lb Super Sacks. Each Super Sack covers 75-cubic feet (must have means to offload 6-ft tall pallets)


NuPlay has one of the highest shock absorption ratings of any playground covering and rubber mulch, as outlined by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. It safely absorbs the impact of falls from heights greater than that of gravel, sand, wood chips and other mulches. Tests determined how high a child could safely fall into a layer of covering six inches deep.
Here’s how NuPlay rates among other groundcovers:
Critical Heights of Tested Materials of 6” Depth


16 feet

Wood chips

7 feet

Engineered wood fibers

6 feet

Wood mulch

6 feet

Double-shredded bark

6 feet

Fine gravel

6 feet

Medium gravel

5 feet

Fine sand

5 feet

International Mulch Company IMC warrants this product with a 12-year fade-warranty Product is IPEMA Certified Qualifies for ASTM-1292 Qualifies for ASTM-1951 Is 99.9% wire free International Mulch Company 182 Northwest Industrial Court Brigeton, MO 63044 1-866-WEMULCH