Play Bark Chippings are a creamy golden softwood alternative to traditional bark. We supply this product to many schools, nurseries and colleges across the UK and we are a member of multiple Play Associations and organisations that supply directly to the public sector. This product is also a firm favourite for parents wanting a safe playing area for their children and we have supplied many 1000’s of happy customers nationwide. This product is certified to BS EN 1177 which is the British and European Safety Standard for play areas. It is also tested to BS 4790: 1987 for fire safety. This is not leftover garden waste but a safe and natural product which contains no chemical contamination. Creamy coloured and with a nominal size of between 15mm to 35mm our Play Bark Chippings help to keep children (and adults) safe from impact falls in all types of play areas if it is laid at the correct depth, as detailed below.
All our Bark products are manufactured from renewable environmentally friendly sources.
We are a members of multiple Play Associations and organisations that supply directly to the public sector. If you are a school, college or nursery just drop us an email and we will set you up an account with 30 day terms.
Play Bark Chippings are available to buy online in Bulk Bags or Pre-Packs. For Loose Loads over 15 Cubic Metres please click here to get a quick quotation from our experienced staff or call us on 0800 0699101.
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Quantity and Coverage
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Each 300kg bulk bag will cover approximately 10M² at a depth of 100mm which will protect children to a height of 1.6 metres.
1 single 70 litre Pre-Pack will cover approximately 0.7M² at a depth of 100mm.
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To conform to British Standard you need to have a play bark depth of 100mm when using play equipment up to 1.6M (5.2ft) high. Please check the table below for other fall heights.
Play bark can be used as a general bark product and should be laid at the standard depth of 50mm. One of our bulk bags will cover 20M² when laid at this depth.
BS EN 1177 Certified Critical Fall Heights
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