EPA works in partnership with local councils to educate residents on ways to reduce pollution from wood heaters. Here are some tips on how to make a difference:
- Check your heater complies with the standard
- Check your wood is aged and dry
- Check you're using your heater correctly
- Don't let your fire smoulder overnight
- Consider heating alternatives
Additional information is also available in the Wood-Smoke handbook: Woodheaters, firewood and operator practice.