A Catalytic Solution to Reduce Pollutant Emissions Generated by Heating Wood: the ''zero-Co'' Domestic Fireplace

F. Ozil, V. Tschamber, F. Haas & G. Trouvé
Because domestic heating appliances have the advantage to reduce emissions of greenhouse gas, their used greatly increase and is largely recommended by several European governments. However, some recent studies revealed that residential wood stoves and inserts are source of near a hundred of other chemical compounds. The most important of them in terms of emission factor and impact on environment and human health are carbon monoxide (CO) and fine particles. In the aim to reach...