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Burning Poison Ivy


LawnSite Bronze Member
good lord for the sake of you and your neighbors do not ever burn poison ivey. never happened to me but i have seen the effects. a crew i was working with a few years back were doing a slash and burn to clear out an area and burnt some P.I.. 3 were severly medicated and 1 spent a week in the hospital! i was lucky i had something else to do that day

Allens LawnCare

LawnSite Senior Member
Eastern CT
Anyone inadvertantly burn poison ivy and inhale? If so, did you experience any problems?
Not unless you enjoy the Emergency room, Eyes swollen shut and a lot of steroids