Fluoride Action Network


  • Several maternal fluoride-offspring IQ studies should provoke moratorium on fluoridation

    Critics of the fluoride-IQ study published this month in JAMA Pediatrics claimed it needed replication. However, the Canadian study by Green (2019) was already a replication of another U.S. government-funded study published in 2017 by Bashash which found similar effects, reports the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). Both were Mother-Offspring studies that used urinary fluoride levels […]


    See the TSCA Trial Press Kit here FACT SHEET Case Number: Civ. No. 17-CV-02162-EMC For Media Inquiries contact: Fluoride Action Network Jack Crowther: 802-775-1182, 802-558-4923(cell), jack_cr3@yahoo.com Ellen Connett: ellen@fluoridealert.org (studies/docs) Jay Sanders:  jstandards@yahoo.com (video docs) The following information is provided by the Fluoride Action Network (FAN) as background for the lawsuit brought by FAN and […]

  • Fluridone; Pesticide Tolerances. Final Rule.

    Note from Fluoride Action Network Structural Formula of Fluridone (See effects from older site) See original Final Notice SUMMARY: This regulation establishes tolerances for residues of fluridone in or on avocados, mandarins, pomegranates, pistachios, and the stone fruit group (crop group 12). SePRO Corporation requested these tolerances under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act […]

  • Big Companies in Legal Scrapes Turn to Science for- Hire Giant Exponent

    Click here to read original article By Myron Levin and Paul Feldman, Fairwarning.org The Fall of Icarus is the Greek myth about a youth who gets a pair of wax-and feather wings but soars too close to the sun–melting the wings and casting him into the sea. In the 1990s, a consulting firm called Failure […]

  • The Mother-Offspring Studies

    There are now 7 Mother-Offspring fluoride studies and they reveal that the fetus is the most vulnerable to fluoride’s neurotoxicity. Six of the seven studies measured the urinary levels of pregnant women for fluoride as it is the most accurate indicator of daily total fluoride intake. The urinary fluoride levels taken from the pregnant mothers […]

  • One Week Until Our Historic Trial In Federal Court

    One week to go before our TSCA trial begins next Monday, June 8! It has been nearly 4 years since this effort began in November of 2016, when the Fluoride Action Network, together with a coalition of nonprofits and individual citizens, presented a petition to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to end the deliberate […]

  • Fluoridation Trial: Fluoride In Water Is ‘Endangering’ Children’s IQs: 2nd day of strong testimony

    NEW YORK, June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A key witness in a federal lawsuit to ban the use of fluoridation chemicals in public water supplies testified Tuesday that American exposure to fluoride was too high and was endangering the next generation’s intelligence, the Fluoride Action Network (FAN) reported. Dr. Grandjean found “no reasonable doubt that developmental […]

  • Scientist Critique: New FDA Standard For Fluoride In Bottled Water Is Too High

    “Currently, there are rapidly increasing scientific studies showing neurotoxicity to fluoride,” with research showing a direct link between children’s IQ and their level of fluoride exposure in the womb: “That is our largest concern.” – Chris Neurath, research director at the Fluoride Action Network.

  • Annual Fluoride Awareness Week Update by Dr. Mercola.

    Click here to see Dr Joseph Mercola’s interview with Paul Connett, PhD Story at-a-glance Over the past 20 years, the Fluoride Action Network (FAN) has facilitated the removal of fluoride from the water supplies of hundreds of communities across North America, Canada, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. This week, we’re helping FAN raise funds to […]

  • Trial Concludes in Challenge to EPA’s Denial of Fluoride Petition

    During the week of June 15, 2020, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California heard from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) final three witnesses:  Dr. Joyce Tsuji, Dr. Ellen Chang, and Dr. Tala Henry.  Food & Water Watch, Inc. v. EPA, Case No. 3:17-cv-02162-EMC.  Dr. Tsuji did not dispute that fluoride […]