Category Archives: IL Illinois

2012 Jan. 20: IL Chicago: (woodstove mentioned) Easy ways to clear your indoor air

2012 Jan. 20: IL Chicago: (woodstove mentioned) Easy ways to clear your indoor air Chicago Tribune … if you have a woodstove or fireplace, try to air out once a day (or on the … Carcinogens and particulates from secondhand … Continue reading

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2011 Nov. 24: IL (LINK) Corporate personhood is part of our struggle against wood smoke: http://petition.reversecitizensunited.com/p/dia/action/public/?action_KEY=5007&tag=rcu_url

2011 Nov. 24: IL (LINK) Corporate personhood is part of our struggle against wood smoke: http://petition.reversecitizensunited.com/p/dia/action/public/?action_KEY=5007&tag=rcu_url

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2011 Sept. 21: IL: (Tempered glass) Light your fire the eco-friendly way

2011 Sept. 21: IL: (Tempered glass) Light your fire the eco-friendly way Illinois Times And, as some communities are now restricting or banning wood burning, … a fire with tempered glass, but it can be used indoors or in outdoor … Continue reading

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2011 Sept. 23: IL Belleville & Wood River: (Environment Illinois advocacy group report “Danger in the Air”) Wood River leads ozone pollution

2011 Sept. 23: IL Belleville & Wood River: (Environment Illinois advocacy group report “Danger in the Air”) Wood River leads ozone pollution Belleville News Democrat … of 70 parts per billion of particulate during the past three months. … The … Continue reading

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2011 Sept. 20: IL, MN & WI: Opinion on Wildfire in MN and comparison to OWB wood smoke pollution

2011 Sept. 20: IL, MN & WI: Opinion on Wildfire in MN and comparison to OWB wood smoke pollution Quick follow-up to my e-mail below. Another person (with the Wisconsin Extension Service) saw the comparison between wild fire and OWB … Continue reading

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2011 Sept. 15: IL Chicago (Lake, McHenry, Cook, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall and Will counties, Northern IL, Northwestern IL): Haze from Minnesota wildfire prompts health warning

Sept. 15: IL Chicago (Lake, McHenry, Cook, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall and Will counties, Northern IL, Northwestern IL): Haze from Minnesota wildfire prompts health warning (Lake & McHenry Counties) SouthtownStar Elevated levels of fine particulate matter pose health risks to … Continue reading

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2011 Sept. 14: IL, MN, WI: Smoke from MN Wildfire prompts Particulate Alerts in 3 states (Code Red in 4 counties in WI)

2011 Sept. 14: IL, MN, WI: Smoke from MN Wildfire prompts Particulate Alerts in 3 states (Code Red in 4 counties in WI) Smoke from Minnesota Fire Could Linger in Chicago Area for Days MyFox Chicago The wildfire is burning … Continue reading

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