Urban wood smoke: “No safe level”

There is no safe level of wood fire smoke in urban areas.”

– Dr. James Markos, a respiratory physician and spokesperson for Lung Foundation Australia (formerly the Australian Lung Foundation)

The above quote by Dr. Markos is from a June 29/14  Sydney Morning Herald article,  article, which also reports that “The air pollution from wood fire heaters in winter now poses a bigger immediate health danger to Sydneysiders than cars or cigarettes.” –  http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/wood-fire-heaters-the-hidden-killer-20140628-zsop8.html