smokeless zone


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smokeless zone

an area designated by the local authority where only smokeless fuels are permitted
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RESEARCH: Michael Checkley But Coventry was about to take a bold step to tackle air pollution with the UK's first smokeless zone.
50 years agoNottingham Health Committee yesterday decided to set up a smokeless zone in the centre of the city.
Sanitary inspectors to the council were involved in pioneering air pollution work with the introduction of the first smokeless zone in the country at the end of the 1940s.
"It is not outside the realms of possibility of forming a smokeless zone in Newcastle," he added.
It was the only vehicle that was never grounded by the pea-soup fogs that we had until the smokeless zone laws.
'The question everybody is now asking is not can they (Rugby Cement) burn tyres, but can they burn anything in the middle of what is supposed to be a smokeless zone in a residential area?'
"It has made Coventry a smokeless zone, meaning we cannot make fires in the open and this has helped the sunshine levels.''
Before we can consider an open fire we need to determine whether we are in a smokeless zone. These zones, devised 40-50 years ago, can restrict the type of fuel you want to use.
DEFIANT: Gareth Kendellen of Paddy The Farmer's Bar in Cork' SMOKELESS ZONE: T he inside outside smoking room at Paddy The Farmer's Bar in Cork (main picture)' Bill Heckle from the Cavern Club and Dominic Hornsby from The Fly In The Loaf enjoy a smoke-free pint in the Gables pub in Cork (above)
An information pack was provided, together with signs for tables and windows to create an instant smokeless zone.
If you live in a smokeless zone, such as Newcastle city, you need a stove which is DEFRA approved for smokeless areas.
But cynicalagedone had spotted a minor flaw in this otherwise perfectly planned tactic: "Hey Magdale, if they had an open fire to throw their rubbish on, the environment police would prosecute them for polluting the atmosphere in a smokeless zone."