Category Archives: Wood Stove regulations

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 … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 11: CA San Francisco Bay Area: WOOD SMOKE IMPACTS ANIMAL HEALTH, TOO

2012 Feb. 11: CA San Francisco Bay Area: WOOD SMOKE IMPACTS ANIMAL HEALTH, TOO only is our health impacted by the toxins and particulate matter in wood smoke, but so is the health of our pets.” Horses, too, develop respiratory … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 4: ND Gran d Forks: WEEKENDER: Hot Topics – Compari ng gas, wood and pel let stoves

2012 Feb. 4: ND Grand Forks: WEEKENDER: Hot Topics – Comparing gas, wood and pellet stoves Grand Forks Gazette Particulate emissions (pollution) are very low for gas and pellet appliances. Woodstove pollution is depended on user-inflicted variables like quality of … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 4: Canada, Quebec, Montreal: (wood-burning stoves) When health concerns collide with culinary tradition

2012 Feb. 4: Canada, Quebec, Montreal: (wood-burning stoves) When health concerns collide with culinary tradition Montreal Gazette Smoke from wood-burning stoves creates high levels of particulate matter – tiny particles of pollution that easily penetrate lungs.

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2012 Feb. 3: EPA’s Public Webinar concerning New Residential Wood Heaters (Feb. 9 2 p.m. ET)

2012 Feb. 3: EPA’s Public Webinar concerning New Residential Wood Heaters (Feb. 9 at 2 p.m. ET) NSPS stands for New Source Performance Standards (NSPS). New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) are federal standards promulgated for major and minor sources on … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 2: ME: Mai ne: Breaking the for eign grip — Mainers look for local ways to heat …

2012 Feb. 2: ME: Maine: Breaking the foreign grip — Mainers look for local ways to heat … knox.VillageSoup.com Outside wood boilers have a low initial cost but, “They don’t help neighbor relations,” said Haselton. According to the website at … Continue reading

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2012 Feb. 1: CA Newport Beach: Newport Beach may remove all fire pits!

2012 Feb. 1: CA Newport Beach: Newport Beach may remove all fire pits! myUCIrvine Many residents, students, and visitors enjoy the fire pits. Health impacts to nearby residents and other beachgoers due to smoke and particulate matter from …

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