SCAQMD is helping Southern California residents find ways to reduce air pollution from wood-burning fireplaces. Wood smoke contains gases and tiny particles known as PM2.5 that lodge deep in your lungs and can be harmful to your health.
There are ways to make a difference. On this website, you will find the knowledge and tools you need to "burn clean".
Want to know exactly how wood smoke is harmful? Check out our video!
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