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Burn Brighter this Winter Communications Products

 

Information to support the Burn Brighter this Winter 2013 project has been produced and is available below. For hard copies of any of the documents please contact the Department.

Video presentation by Dr Fay Johnston, GP and Senior Researcher Menzies Research Institute on the health impacts of wood smoke. approx 10mins


Video presentation by Dr John Innis, Senior Environmental Officer, Air, EPA on the Tasmanian wood smoke experience and air quality monitoring around the state. approx. 30mins


Video presentation by Professor John Todd, Academic and Consultant with 30 years experience in wood heater research; on why wood heaters smoke and how to operate a wood heater more efficiently. Approx. 30 minutes


Burn Brighter this Winter Part 1 of 5 – Why do wood heaters smoke? approx. 8 minutes


Burn Brighter this Winter Part 2 of 5 – Smoke is wasted fuel. approx. 2 minutes


Burn Brighter this Winter Part 3 of 5 – How to operate a wood heater more efficiently. approx. 5 minutes 


Burn Brighter this Winter Part 4 of 5 – How to burn wood overnight and reduce smoke. approx. 1.5 minutes


Burn Brighter this Winter Part 5 of 5 – Maintaining a wood heater. approx. 2 minutes 

Air Specialist
134 Macquarie Street
Hobart TAS 7000
Phone: 03 6165 4599 Fax: 03 6173 0254
Email: EnvironmentEnquiries@environment.tas.gov.au