Playtop or Rubber Crumb Surface

When to specify...

Accessible intensive green roofs and gardens are used for recreational and leisure purposes, particularly when modern synthetic sports turf and rubber crumb playtop surfaces are desired.

Key features

■□ Provides valuable recreational space.
■□ Turf selection is bespoke to the project.
■□ Multi-directional drainage.
■□ Drainage layer keeps system weight to minimum.


■□ Assists in maximising the building's potential.
■□ Vegetation can be chosen to fulfill BREEAM requirements.
■□ Provides continuous drainage to roof area.
■□ Able to withstand heavy foot traffic.
■□ Low weight system allows for design flexibility.


1 Rubber Crumb surface and coloured finish As per supplier information.
2 Filter layer Polypropylene fleece to prevent substrate fines from entering the drainage element.
3 Attenuation layer A multi-directional drainage layer designed to hold storm water during severe rain events.
4Protection layer To prevent mechanical damage to the waterproofing system.
Separation layer To separate the waterproofing and green roof components.
6 Bauder root resistant waterproofing Shown here with Bauder PLANT E root resistant, SBS modified bitumen membrane reinforced with recycled spunbond polyester. 

Approvals, certification and guarantee

■□ Comprehensive range of guarantee packages to fulfil cover requirements for the project (dependant on system/product
      selection). For more information contact our technical department for a sample guarantee outlining cover level, terms
​      and conditions.
■□ Protection and filtration layers and drainage boards comply with FLL guidelines.
View certifications here ►


Environmental credentials

■□ Protection and isolation layers manufactured from recycled materials.
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Installation and maintenance

The quality and experience of the installing operative is paramount to ensuring a successful project. Bauder Approved Contractors are the only people fully trained and certified to install our products. They provide the necessary experience that our guarantees demand.
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Contact us today about your project

Each project is unique in its requirements, but we have case studies and examples of our work available for you to look at. If you are looking for a green roof system, then get in touch with our team to discuss your project’s individual needs.