Chimcare specializes in disposing of Uncertified Woodstoves in Portland Oregon. An uncertified woodstove is a stove that has not been tested to meet emission performance standards by DEQ or the US EPA. In general, any woodstove manufactured prior to 1986 and without a DEQ or EPA certification label http://www.deq.state.or.us/aq/burning/woodstoves/label.htm, is going to be an uncertified woodstove.
The uncertified woodstove or fireplace insert must be rendered incapable of being used as a heating device. It is also Unlawful to Sell, Offer to Sell, or give away a uncertified stove.