Woodsmoke

Did you know that during winter, smoke from wood heaters can produce up to seven times as much particle pollution as cars? It contains noxious gases such as carbon monoxicde which can damage our health.

Report woodsmoke

Contact us to report a problem with woodsmoke in your area.

Reduce your emissions

If you have a woodfire heater, you can minimise local pollution and prevent health problems by adopting the following measures:

  • Make sure you only used seasoned hardwood
  • Store wood in a covered area out of the rain
  • Ensure the flue is fully open
  • Don't let fires smoulder overnight