2011 Oct. 5: IN Muncie: Heavy smoke prompts complaints (violated state’s open burning laws) Muncie Parks Department’s efforts to save money by burning tree waste backfired on Tuesday.

Heavy smoke prompts complaints
Muncie Star Press
Mattresses would be considered a regulated material.” While burning household trash can emit hazardous air pollutants, even burning clean wood emits particulates, Hayes said. “All smoke is unhealthy to humans,” said Rob Elstro, an IDEM spokesman.
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