Contaminant cause

Solid Fuel Smoke

Solid fuel refers to various types of solid material that are used as fuel to produce energy and provide heating, usually released through combustion. Solid fuels include wood (see wood fuel), charcoal, peat, coal, Hexamine fuel tablets, and pellets made from wood (see wood pellets), corn, wheat, rye and other grains.

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Related to Solid Fuel Smoke

Solid Fuel Smoke Health Risks


Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Respiratory outcome

Strong Increase

Evidence: High

1 study

Pancreatic cancer Digestive outcome

Strong Increase

Needs research

1 study

Preeclampsia Maternity outcome

Strong Increase

Evidence: Low

1 study