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EPDM Top RubbaTile® EPDM Tiles

Impact Absorption | EPDM Tiles

We manufacture our EPDM tiles using a dual layer system, with an EPDM top layer and an SBR base. This provides our play tiles with the best features of both compounds. We supply this product in 500mm x 500mm tiles, with thicknesses ranging from 20mm to 80mm to meet your critical fall height requirements. We can also manufacture this product in a range of bright and vivid colours to match any outdoor space.

The top EPDM layer of our EPDM tiles are manufactured using a pressure moulding system to meet EN1177 and BS7188 standards. Pressure moulding enables our EPDM play tiles to offer superior UV stability, which helps to stop the release of black carbon. This ensures that you can safely our product in schools, playgrounds and other areas in which small children will come into contact with them.

Aside from offering excellent UV and weathering resistance a key feature of our EPDM tiles is the products great impact absorption. The tiles are firm enough to create a stable walking surface, while being soft enough to greatly reduce the risk of injury. This makes our EPDM RubbaTile® particularly popular for use in child’s play and activity applications.

Edging Options

Aside from the standard flat tile format we can also supply tiles with ramped edges to allow for wheelchair access and reduce any potential tripping hazards. Below are the 3 most common edging options we supply:
Play Tile Ramped EdgePlay Tile External CornersPlay Tile Internal Corners
Please contact us for more information and availability regarding the different tile edging options we offer.

Key Features

  • Highly durable
  • Excellent shock absorption
  • Great abrasion resistance
  • Flexible
  • Anti-slip surface
  • Excellent weathering & UV resistance
  • Sound absorbing (weights/machines in gyms, golf trolleys and buggies)
  • Colour designs & patterns available
  • Fully tested to EN1177 and BS7188
  • Low maintenance
  • Easy to cut to size
  • Highly versatile

Potential Applications

Our rubber EPDM tiles are perfect for use in a variety of interior and exterior applications due to the excellent versatility the product offers. Some of the common uses include:

  • Playgrounds
  • Schools/Nurseries
  • Gym surfacing
  • Pool/Hot tub surrounds
  • Patios
  • Golf Courses
  • Climbing Walls
  • Sporting surfaces

Critical Fall Height

As you can see from the table below, you can easily increase the critical fall height of our play tiles simply by increasing the thickness of the tile.

Tile Depth [mm]

Critical Fall Height [m]















Don’t hesitate to contact us if you are unsure which thickness or critical fall height you require. We will work with you in order to ensure that you get the safest and best looking play surface possible.

The Rubber Company regularly supply safety surfacing products to schools and councils for use in a variety of applications. Our friendly and informative team are on hand to ensure that you always get the best product possible to match your unique requirements.

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Material EPDM/SBR
Total Thickness 20mm, 30mm, 40mm, 50mm, 60mm, 70mm, 80mm
Tile size 500mm x 500mm
Colour Please enquire

Safety Surfacing

Unit 27 Romsey Industrial Estate

Greatbridge Road



SO51 0HR

United Kingdom

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