New Air Quality Consultation: Cleaner Domestic Burning of Solid Fuels and Wood

IMG_7347DEFRA has launched a new consultation on the domestic burning of solid fuels and wood, continuing their focus on reducing particle matter emissions and the Clean Air Strategy.

The consultation considers a range of proposals focused on phasing out the sale of the most polluting products, enabling consumers to switch to less polluting alternatives. This includes:

Specifically, in relation to wood, consultation questions 6 to 13 seeks views on:

The full Consultation can be viewed here.

Consultation closes Friday 12th October. The REA and WHA shall be submitting a response and views should be sumbmitted to Mark Sommerfeld (