Know the Risks - Open Burning Incidents in South Carolina
A simple mistake can lead to irreversible consequences such as costly property damage, extensive environmental damage, and injuries or fatalities.
Do you need to report open burning?
Here are a few recent incidences that have taken place in South Carolina:
- February 2008
- Near I-20 in Aiken County
- Approximately 300 tires burnt along with over 30 acres of pine trees
- March 2007
- Marion County
- Facility caught their salvage yard on fire as a result of open burning