Specific Particulate Sources such as Wood Stoves, Outdoor Wood Boilers, Outdoor Fire Pits and Wood Burning Power Plants. Also included is information about the smoke and dust occurring as a result of the 9/11 attack.
Lowering air pollution in Southern California and the San Joaquin Valley would save more lives annually than ending all motor vehicle fatalities in the two regions, according to a new study.
EPA Report showing that certified wood stoves deteriorate over time.
Source Apportionment Studies.
Pittsburgh - Comparison of Smelter, Coal fired power plant, Wood smoke, Traffic.
Particulate Sources Chart and The Energy Ladder
Burning Issues Neighborhood Monitoring of Aerosols
Selection of graphs from a 12 year study in Redwood City, CA
What is Wrong With Using Opacity to Regulate Wood Smoke Pollution.
Exposure to Particulates (PM2.5) and Wood Smoke
Haber's Rule: Haber noted that exposure to a low concentration of a poisonous gas for a long time often had the same effect (death) as exposure to a high concentration for a short time.
Chart: Comparing Particle Emissions from Traffic, Cigarettes and Heating
Solar Water Heater Plan: Free: Do-it-yourself!
Temperature Inversions concentrate smoke close to the ground.