Sustainable Solution

The Fibrex Group offers an extensive selection of benches, picnic tables, trash receptacles, recycling centers and playground equipment manufactured with recycled plastic lumber, steel and fiberglass. Fibrex's green-design products are built to last, made from sustainable resources and always contain the maximum possible recycled content.

The Fibrex Group Inc.: 800-346-4458

Stash Your Trash

Windsor Barrel Works marks a milestone with its original Cluster® recycling receptacles. Following a quarter-century on the market, this eye-catching and distinctive design remains a leader in public litter and recycling collection. The Cluster® model line has grown to include a variety of configurations and options, all made of recycled plastic lumber and designed with collecting recyclables in mind. Visit the Web site to learn more about Windsor Barrel Works' complete line including matching benches.

Windsor Barrel Works: 800-527-7848

Swirl Style

The new Swirl TableTM from Southern Aluminum features a swirl design hand-etched into the aircraft-grade aluminum tabletops. Each lightweight table is finished with a protective, baked-on clear coat, making it resistant to staining, and can be utilized with or without linens. Requiring minimal maintenance, the Swirl table is available in a variety of colors, including Satin Swirl, Copper Swirl, Bahama Blue, Bahama Green, Oil Rubbed Bronze and Gold Swirl. This unique finish will not only help save money on linens, but also will set your recreation facility apart from all the others.

Southern Aluminum: 800-221-0408

A Shady Place

Shade Systems introduced its latest product, the Shade Walk. Perfect for covering walkways, poolsides and dugouts, the Shade Walk also features Shade Systems' patented Turn-N-Slide® easy canopy removal system. Shade Systems makes it easy for even just one person to quickly remove and reattach the fabric canopy in the event of a severe storm or winter weather. On playgrounds and sports fields, at the poolside and in concession areas, a perfect solution for harmful sun exposure is a durable and attractive shade product from Shade Systems.

Shade Systems Inc.: 800-609-6066

Still Standing

SOL Inc. announced that its patented SLH Series lighting systems are now certified to meet or exceed ASCE 7-05 specifications for 150-mile-per-hour, Exposure D wind events. The patented SLH product series uses a flat-panel design and can provide light for a full dusk-to-dawn operation. Not only is the solar lighting system certified to this high standard, but the attachment to the pole has also been certified, eliminating any weak points that may cause the system to fail to withstand high winds. SOL's products have withstood high-wind conditions in hurricanes and typhoons around the world.

SOL Inc.: 800-959-1329

Picnic Places

Ultra Play Systems is a diverse manufacturer of playground and outdoor recreation equipment, including the UltraCoat Site Amenities. It manufactures individual playground pieces, including slides, swings, climbers, physical fitness equipment, bike racks, grills and athletic equipment. The athletic equipment includes basketball, soccer, volleyball, tennis and bleachers for seating. Ultra Play also manufactures a complete line of outdoor furniture including wood, aluminum, recycled plastic and "thermoplastic" coated steel tables, benches and trash receptacles. The coated-steel product line is Ultra Play's most popular style with its long-lasting colorful finish in seven color choices.

Ultra Play Systems Inc.: 800-458-5872

Skater's Haven

Barkman Concrete Ltd. established a real line of Concrete Skateboard Site Furnishings. Barkman began manufacturing precast concrete in 1948. Its concrete site furnishings are found in cities all across North America and are part of the landscape skateboarders are accustomed to skating. A natural fit in any skatepark environment, Barkman's Skate Concept Skateparks include the features found in its Site Furnishings catalog, which skaters have been skating since before skateparks existed. For concrete site furnishings built for skateboarding, check out the guys who have been doing it since 1948.

Barkman Concrete Ltd.: 800-342-2879

In the Bag

Standard Golf's new Single-Sided Bag Rack works great for bag-drop sites or pro-shop locations. It features solid-steel construction with a black powder-coated finish and adjustable feet for leveling. Standard Golf's new Single-Sided Bag Rack offers players a convenient drop area for their golf bags while maintaining the clubhouse's professional appearance. Standard Golf also manufactures the Harvester Ball Picker, a unique gang picker that easily goes forward and backward without tangling or damaging the gangs. The company's extensive range of accessories includes flags and flagsticks, bunker rakes, ball washers, course information signs, cups, litter receptacles and yardage markers.

Standard Golf Company: 866-743-9773