Nov 18, 2018 · The evidence is shocking: just one of the latest 'eco-friendly' wood-burning stoves – those meeting all European tests – can produce about six times more particle pollution than a modern diesel
Mar 13, 2019 · It may be natural, but there's nothing safe or environmentally sound about heating your home with wood.The World Health Organization has ranked air pollution and climate change as the top health threat for 2019. One in nine deaths around the world are due to air pollution.In Canada, air pollution kills nine times more people than..
The smell of wood smoke wafting on a cold winter's night may be a hallmark of life in the Northland, but the federal government says it also may be a health hazard. The Environmental Protection
Wood smoke is one of the main sources of air pollution in Washington. Wood stoves, fireplaces, and other wood burning devices put out hundreds of times more air pollution than other sources of heat, such as natural gas or electricity. Households that use these devices are at …
Jan 03, 2014 · "Smoke from residential wood stoves and heaters is a significant source of harmful, fine-particle pollution in many areas of the country," said Janet McCabe, acting assistant administrator for
Wood Burning vs. Natural Gas: No Contest
Wood-burning stoves emit six times as much pollution as a
as a secondary source of heat and is second only to electricity as a supplemental heating fuel. CHALLENGES AND BENEFITS Unlike other air pollution sources, such as industrial factories and commercial operations that may be regulated by states and tribes, existing wood stoves, fireplaces, and hydronic heaters are usually