GroundSmart Rubber Mulch Nuggets

GroundSmart Rubber Mulch Nuggets are the perfect loose-fill groundcover for landscaping and playground applications. With long-lasting color, GroundSmart will outlast your cedar wood mulch or bark wood mulch by more than a decade. Our 12-year color-lock guarantee means you can stop annual mulching, saving time and money for years to come. Rated as the safest playground surface available today, these mulch nuggets have a fall height rating two times that of wood mulch, leading to fewer bumps and bruises. 

GroundSmart Rubber Mulch Nuggets come in black (Espresso Black), red (Cedar Red), brown (Mocha Brown), green and blue and are made from 100% recycled rubber. GroundSmart Rubber Mulch Nuggets help keep millions of scrap tires out of landfills every year. 

 Why Choose GroundSmart Rubber Mulch Nuggets?

  • Long-lasting, cost-effective landscape and playground cover
  • 12-year color-lock guarantee
  • Made from 100% recycled rubber
  • Saves time and money by eliminating annual mulching
  • Up to 73 percent savings versus wood mulch in landscape applications
  • 2 times the coverage of wood mulch
  • Helps prevent weeds
  • Does not attract termites, carpenter ants or other harmful wood-destroying insects
  • Does not float, absorb water, erode or blow away with heavy wind or rain
  • Inhibits growth of mold and fungi, reducing allergy risk
  • Will not rot or decay, unlike wood mulch
  • Creates safer playgrounds
  • Reduces injuries from falls
  • IPEMA certified 

Where to Find GroundSmart Nugget Rubber Mulch

GroundSmart can be found at fine retailers such as: Walmart, Costco, Sam’s Club and Aldi. Please contact your local store for product availability.

Please contact your local store for product availability.

Product Certifications for Rubber Mulch

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