Smoking from cooking fuel causes lung diseases, and other respiratory related illness. Zaacoal briquettes produce little to no smoke at all.
The ZAACOAL SOLUTION
According to the world health organisation over 4 million people die from cooking fuel inhalation every year most of this casualties are in Sub Saharan African.
Ghana at the turn of the millennium had a forest cover of 8.5 million hectares, but this has reduced to 1.2 million hectares as at 2008 (Forestry Commission) this is largely attributed to the charcoal industry.