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Sky Lanterns Are "Uncontrolled Fire Hazard"
Paper balloons released into the sky with lit candles inside are often launched for good luck at Asian festivals. But these sky lanterns may end up anywhere, and have been responsible for at least one serious fire. The National Association of State Fire Marshals calls them uncontrolled fire hazards and has adopted a resolution to ban the sale and use of sky lanterns. Read more about sky lantern hazards.