Alternatives to Burning
Why is outdoor burning a concern? The smoke from outdoor burning contains many air pollutants. These include carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxides, nitrogen oxides, and other volatile organic compounds and toxic substances. This smoke also produces tiny particles that are inhaled deep into the lungs, which can cause damage.
This manual presents to growers, range managers, and orchardists research-based information regarding reasonable alternatives to burning for residue, weeds, diseases, and insects.
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