Smart Approved

Smart Approved Water Mark

Smart Approved Water Mark certify water efficient products and services in Australia and Europe. They also provide advice to communities on saving water around the home, garden and business.

At the turn of the century APT started to look into the possibility of a water-free synthetic hockey turf. Research and development in yarn construction led to the manufacture of polyethylene ‘Springlock’ technology.  This ‘Springlock’ technology allows for the field to be sand-dressed and not have to be watered.

This saving on water is how our hockey turf AquaTurf SL received the Smart Approved Water Mark