Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Quebec Wood Stove Rules Too Lax, Say Environmental Groups

From The CBC:

New rules for wood-burning stoves are likely not strong enough to make a significant difference to air quality in Quebec, says a leading environmentalist.

This week the provincial government announced new regulations for wood stoves that will take effect Sept. 1.

Any new stove made, distributed or sold in Quebec after that date must meet environmental standards set out by the Canadian Standards Association or the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

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