Wood Burning

How to Burn Wood Wisely and Reduce Particle Pollution!

The improper or unsafe burning of wood for heat can be a major contributor to particle pollution in our region. Remember: A properly installed, correctly used wood-burning appliance should be smoke free. If you see or smell smoke that means you may have a problem. Practice these guidelines to Burn Wise in your appliance and reduce smoke inside and outside your home.

Did You Know?

If you buy a new wood stove before December 31, 2011, you might qualify for a federal tax credit of up to $500? For more information on safe burning, visit:www.epa.gov/burnwise and www.epa.gov/burnwise/whatyoucando.html