Jefferson Exchange | January 15, 2014 | 8:00
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Wed January 15, 2014

Wood Stoves Get A Cleaning

Rachel Sakata explains the changes likely coming to newly manufactured wood stoves.

Not very long ago, Oregon and other states sued the federal government to force a new set of regulations on wood stoves and heaters. 

Credit Katie Campbell/EarthFix

And here they come… the Environmental Protection Agency just announced a proposal for stricter standards, so newer wood-burning heaters will burn cleaner. 

The Department of Environmental Quality oversees air quality in Oregon; DEQ's Rachel Sakata joins us.  

 

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