Burn Wise is a partnership program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that emphasizes the importance of burning the right wood, the right way, in the right wood-burning appliance to protect your home, health, and the air we breathe. Within this site you will find information for consumers to make informed decisions about what it means to burn wise.
EPA’s Burn Wise site provides more information about wood stoves:
- consumer information about wood stoves
- additional resources and Web sites including content from EPA, state and local agencies, and partner organizations
- documents, brochures and studies regarding wood-burning
To report a smoke nuisance, or to learn what your state or local air agency is doing to address wood smoke, contact your local or state air agency by clicking on a state or using the drop-down box at Burn Wise - Where You Live.