Mondo sports flooring is first-run vulcanized rubber, not granulated tires. Mondo sports flooring will last the life of the facility. The benefits include the sports surface being impervious to moisture including perspiration and spills, being naturally antibacterial flooring and anti-microbial, absence of bad "locker room" odour, VOC compliant, contains no harmful substance and is a lower cost alternative over its life than "less expensive" products.