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2011-04-19 11:06:00

ELMIRA, Canada, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Elmira Stove Works' Northstar(TM) kitchen appliances awake the senses with its fresh spring colors from Robin's Egg Blue to Flamingo Pink. More specifically, Elmira, manufacturer of "circa-1850" and retro 1950s appliances, offers custom-color match to reflect personal tastes and styles if its standard color palette does not suit the space. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/CL85758 ) No design trend is fresher today than...

2011-04-13 00:00:27

Sometimes known as a wood boiler sometimes referred to as a wood furnace it has all been laid out in plain english by BioEnergyWoodBoilers.com Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) April 12, 2011 Bioenergywoodboilers.com was started by a corporation who felt that there was too little information regarding wood boilers and wood furnaces. These items are even referred to as outdoor wood stoves. Getting the name right is half the battle. There are a number of wood boilers or wood furnaces on the market so...

2011-02-23 19:01:00

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Envirofit International (a global cookstoves business) and Shell Foundation (an international foundation) have joined forces with the US-based carbon finance business, C-Quest Capital, to kickstart a clean cookstoves industry in Nigeria. Clean cookstoves are the most viable solution to Indoor Air Pollution (IAP), the toxic smoke that claims one life every 16 seconds in the developing world. The partners aim to deliver two million improved...

2011-02-06 08:37:39

With millions of people warding off winter's chill with blazing fireplaces and wood-burning stoves, scientists are raising red flags about the potential health effects of the smoke released from burning wood. Their study, published in the American Chemical Society's (ACS') journal, Chemical Research in Toxicology, found that the invisible particles inhaled into the lungs from wood smoke may have several adverse health effects. It is among 39 peer-reviewed scientific journals published by ACS,...

2011-01-04 00:00:40

Sengistix (http://www.sengistix.com), a leader in the delivery and application of health & safety monitoring services and technology, has announced a partnership with Stove Guard International LTD of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, an innovator in stove fire prevention systems. Terms of the partnership enable Sengistix to provide Stove Guard to customers within its operating states. Minneapolis (PRWEB) January 3, 2011 Sengistix (http://www.sengistix.com), a leader in the delivery and...

2010-12-25 00:01:26

Cooking shouldn't kill, but for many women and families around the world it does New York, NY (Vocus) December 23, 2010 The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves - a partnership of governments, non-profit organizations, United Nations agencies, and the private sector working together to create a thriving global market for clean and efficient household cooking solutions - appeared on The Martha Stewart Show (12/22) to inform Stewart's vast audience about the dangers posed by exposure to smoke...

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2010-12-13 13:29:45

For some years now, consumers have been making increasing use of wood as a fuel "“ and not only on account of the rising cost of heating oil and natural gas. "Comfort fireplaces" have become all the rage because open fires, tiled and wood-burning stoves give a room a snug and cozy feel. But using wood for heating has one distinct disadvantage. When pellets, logs or briquettes are burnt, fine dust particles that are hazardous to health are released into the atmosphere. These particles...

2010-12-08 00:00:44

Shopping online is an idea that's here to stay. There are still plenty of businesses that most people don't associate with internet retail, but fireplace and hearth shoppers are taking notice as shopping for essential home appliances like gas logs, fireplaces, and heaters gets simpler and more refined via the web. Memphis, TN (PRWEB) December 7, 2010 Most people thinking about buying a fireplace or other hearth products couldn't even tell you where their local fireplace store is located....

2010-11-30 07:00:00

WIARTON, Ontario, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecofans, heat-powered portable fans designed to circulate warm air generated by residential wood stoves, reduce home heating fuel costs by approximately 14 percent. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101130/SF08742) Researchers from the faculty of Engineering at the University of Waterloo and Caframo, manufacturers of the Ecofan, collaborated on a scientific study to measure the reduction in firewood needed to maintain comfort...

2010-11-10 12:30:00

Penn State University research presented at 2nd Pan-American/Iberian Meeting on Acoustics WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Paul Montgomery, a graduate student at Pennsylvania State University, is helping design a better cook stove for people in developing countries. At an upcoming meeting of the 2nd Pan-American/Iberian Meeting on Acoustics in Cancun, Mexico, he will present a simple heat-powered fan that could help to make these stoves more efficient and combat the...


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2010-09-24 16:20:41

A gas stove is a cooking device which uses natural gas, propane, butane, Liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Since the gas pipe network was slow to develop, the success of the gas stove on a commercial level took some time to happen. Gas stoves were invented as early as the 1820's as isolated experiments but it was not until the 1880's that manufactured stoves were sold commercially. The first stoves were large and bulky, but over time they were reduced to fit...

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