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Re: Burning PT wood

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Don't burn PT wood, take it to a refuse collection facility for disposal. Toxic
gases can be emitted from burning PT wood, especially those containing arsenicals
(CCA, ACA or ACZA preservatives).
John Rose

Kipp.A.Martin(--nospam--at)us.mw.com wrote:

> I have just finished replacing my backyard fence.  I used pressure treated fence
> boards and now have a large stack of 1x6's approximately 12 inches long.  I
> would like to burn this wood in my fireplace and wood stove this winter, but am
> worried about fumes from the pressure treatment.  Does any one know if this wood
> can safely be burned in a fireplace?
>
> --Kipp A. Martin, P. E.
>    Portland, Oregon
>
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