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State Laws and Regulations Addressing Fluoridation in Water

May 8, 2019

Overview

Community water fluoridation is recommended by nearly all health organizations to reduce cavities. This resource provides a summary of the laws and regulations regarding fluoridation in water in each of the 50 U.S. states.

Research studies have proven the safety and benefits of fluoride, which keeps teeth strong and reduces cavities. Community water fluoridation is recommended by nearly all public health, medical and dental organizations.

This resource provides a summary of the laws and regulations regarding fluoridation in water in each of the 50 U.S. states.

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