The Check Before You Burn Program

Aimed at improving Southern California’s air quality during the winter months

December 11, 2018

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By Steven John

South Coast Air Quality Management District is committed to protecting the health of Southern California residents

Their annual “Check Before You Burn” program is aimed at improving Southern California’s air quality during the winter months by restricting wood burning in residential fireplaces on days when air pollution levels are high.

Check Before You Burn runs from November through the end of February.

Listen to the interview in this segment of Eye on the Community.