by Becky Gillette posted on Eureka Springs Independent website Wednesday, July 01, 2015 When Eureka Springs alderman David Mitchell attended an Arkansas Dept. of Health (ADH) meeting in April to discuss the city’s concerns about the mandate to add fluoride to drinking water, he cited state law that fluoridation opponents insist prohibits adding lead to […]
Carroll-Boone Water District (CBWD) Water Operators Speak Out Against Non-compliance of a Regulated Chemical Who’s Regulating the Regulators? Written by Rene Fonseca, Carroll-Boone Water District In 2011, the Arkansas State Legislature very quickly passed a partially unfunded mandate that requires most water companies to add fluoride chemicals into public water supplies, not to purify the […]
As you know in the last legislative session the state of Arkansas passed a law mandating water fluoridation. With this passage it is even more important that the citizens Arkansas, when this mandate is implemented ,receive the highest quality fluoridation chemical. Arkansas residents have a rare opportunity to hear information on the chemicals used for fluoridating the water and to meet some of our state representatives.
Federal lawsuit filed due to unapproved fluoridation chemical will affect Arkansas. Since the state government has passed a water fluoridation mandate, it will affect even more people.