What are the keys to success?

Just as every community is unique, so is every wood stove changeout program.  Although changeouts can take a variety of forms depending on the nature of the coverage area, there are certain qualities that are shared by most successful campaigns.  As you begin planning your changeout, the following checklist will be helpful for developing an effective program.

 

Broad Coalition of Interested Stakeholders

Adequate Funding

Effective Financial Incentives

Public Outreach and Education

Targeted Regulatory Requirements

Administrative Resources

Identification of Non-EPA-Certified Stoves

Proper Disposal and Recycling of Old Stoves

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