The World Health Organization estimates that over 4 million people die annually from indoor air pollutions, so made Zaacoal burn clean with very little to no smoke at all.
Ghana has lost a third of its forests to charcoal and firewood. The forest commission estimates over 91% of all trees cut in Ghana is used for either firewood or charcoal.
Statistics from the Ghana Energy Commission states that over 75% of Ghanaians rely on Charcoal/Firewood as their primary source of cooking fuel.
Zaacoal engages community women groups to sell its products as we believe this will increase their income level.