Like cigarette smoke, for a long time we’ve chosen not to acknowledge how hazardous wood smoke is to our health.

Now that the dangers of wood smoke pollution have been extensively documented in hundreds of scientific studies, we need to face the facts.

• Read an overview of the health hazards of wood smoke pollution.

• Learn why the particle pollution created by wood burning is so dangerous to our health.

• Learn how wood smoke pollution is even more hazardous to our health than cigarette smoke.

• Find out why wood smoke pollution is even more dangerous for our children.