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Development of an integrated duty cycle test method to assess cordwood stove performance.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association (1995) [J Air Waste Manag Assoc] 2022 Jul; Vol. 72 (7), pp. 629-646.

Abstract:The US Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for Residential Wood Heaters (RWH) require certification emission testing of prototype appliances. In 2015, EPA revised those standards to further reduce particula...

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Impacts of wood species and moisture content on emissions from residential wood heaters.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association (1995) [J Air Waste Manag Assoc] 2022 Jul; Vol. 72 (7), pp. 647-661.

Abstract:Homeowners burn wood of a wide range of species and moisture content (MC) in residential cordwood and pellet stoves. An effective emission certification test protocol must account for and accurately measure the impact of those variables in order to ens...

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Realistic operation of two residential cordwood-fired outdoor hydronic heater appliances-Part 2: Particle number and size.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association (1995) [J Air Waste Manag Assoc] 2022 Jul; Vol. 72 (7), pp. 762-776.

Abstract:The use of wood as a fuel for home heating is a concern from an environmental health and safety perspective as biomass combustion appliances emit high concentrations of particulate matter. Wood burning significantly contributes to wintertime particulat...

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Households' willingness to pay and preferences for improved cook stoves in Ethiopia.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Environmental science and pollution research international [Environ Sci Pollut Res Int] 2021 Nov; Vol. 28 (41), pp. 58701-58720. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 12.

Abstract:This paper examines households' preferences, willingness to pay, and determinants of adopting improved cook stoves in rural Ethiopia. The study uses primary household data selected randomly from three districts in Ethiopia's Oromia region. The data was...

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Consumer knowledge and awareness of the toxicity and handling of household products at a tertiary care center in Beirut, Lebanon.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Toxicology and industrial health [Toxicol Ind Health] 2022 Jul; Vol. 38 (7), pp. 408-416. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 02.

Abstract:Household products intoxication is a common and preventable problem. Household product hazard awareness is lacking among consumers in Lebanon, posing a public health hazard. A cross-sectional observational study was conducted at the American University...

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Investigating the relationship between mass concentration of particulate matter and reactive oxygen species based on residential coal combustion source tests.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Environmental research [Environ Res] 2022 Sep; Vol. 212 (Pt D), pp. 113499. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 23.

Abstract:Particulate matter (PM) has been considered to be closely related to human health, especially fine particulate matter. However, whether PM mass concentration alone is a good indicator for health impact remains a challenging question. In this study, emi...

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Bottled & canned - Anthropogenic debris as an understudied ecological trap for small animals.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The Science of the total environment [Sci Total Environ] 2022 Sep 01; Vol. 837, pp. 155616. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 30.

Abstract:Nowadays, littering is one of the biggest challenges that environmental conservation is facing. Although beverage containers, such as bottles and cans, belong to the most common threats in this context, their effect on animals has been poorly studied. ...

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Solar cooking innovations, their appropriateness, and viability.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Environmental science and pollution research international [Environ Sci Pollut Res Int] 2022 Aug; Vol. 29 (39), pp. 58537-58560. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 01.

Abstract:The successful use of solar energy for cooking requires the systems adopted not only to have technical attributes that conveniently address specific cooking requirements but also are socially and economically acceptable to its end-users. When displacin...

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What Type of Housework Happiness Do You Prefer? Does Gender and Health Matter? A Taiwanese Study.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Jul 09; Vol. 19 (14). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 09.

Abstract:The purposes of this study was to discover the circumstances in which people gain happiness from performing housework and to understand gender differences in housework-related happiness. We used national data from the Taiwan Social Change Survey conduc...

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Online measurement of PM from residential wood heaters in a dilution tunnel.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association (1995) [J Air Waste Manag Assoc] 2022 Jul; Vol. 72 (7), pp. 662-678.

Abstract:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) requires residential wood heaters (RWHs) to meet particulate matter (PM) emission limits in order to lower ambient concentrations and reduce public exposure. The current US EPA dilution tunnel PM measur...

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