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October 10, 2013 | Blog Post

EPA Sued Over Outdoor Heaters Spewing Soot

Many Americans are looking to escape high heating bills and have found what seems to be the perfect solution: outdoor wood boilers. But they aren't as innocuous as they may look.

October 10, 2013 | Case

Cutting Harmful Emissions From Wood Boilers And Furnaces

Air pollution standards for wood boilers and furnaces—sources of particle pollution and carcinogens—haven’t been updated in 25 years, even though the law requires updates every 8 years. Earthjustice is suing EPA to compel the agency to follow the law and protect the public from this easily avoidable danger.