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Letters to the editor May 9, 2017

 

May 9, 2017



Burning wood more

than it appears

Editor:

I was talking to this old guy at the Vets and he called Sweet Home “The Valley of Death.”

What? He said being in a valley with all the wood burning stoves, fireplaces was death to our lungs.

So I went looking to see about burning wood and I was shocked.

From the Utah Physicians for Healthy Environment, found at /uphe.org/priority-issues/wood-burning/wood-burning-quick-facts/, here are 17 facts about wood burning:

1. All pollution is not created equal. Wood smoke is the most toxic type of pollution in most cities, more dangerous than auto...



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