2012 March 7: MT Butte (Silver Bow County): Next Week begins Phone Survey To Better Understand Wood Burning In Mining City

2012 March 7: MT Butte (Silver Bow County): Next Week begins Phone Survey To Better Understand Wood Burning In Mining City
Excerpt: The Butte-Silver Bow Heath Department Officials said the smoke from wood burning stoves can compromise air quality and affect people’s health.
Smoke from wood burning is filled with small particles and current EPA restrictions limit those particles.
According to Riley 77% of wood smoke in the air is from wood stoves.
Officials haven’t done a phone survey since the late 80’s and hope to reach between 500 and 1,000 residents.
NBC Montana
The health department is asking residents to complete a phone survey about wood burning. Smoke from wood burning is filled with small particles and current

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