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WHO promotes ethanol for cooking to reduce indoor air pollution

WHO promotes ethanol for cooking to reduce indoor air pollution

November 13, 2014 |

In Switzerland, World Health Organization recommendations released on Thursday highlight the dangers of burning fuels like unprocessed coal and kerosene in the home, and set targets for reducing emissions of health-damaging pollutants from domestic cookstoves, space heaters and fuel-based lamps. The new “WHO guidelines for indoor air quality: household fuel combustion” stress the need to […]

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