TITLE

Fluoridation battles loom in California

PUB. DATE
January 1996
SOURCE
NCAHF Newsletter (08903417);Jan/Feb96, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the dispute over the fluoridation of water in California. Fluoridation mandate passed in 1995; Opposition against fluoridation.
ACCESSION #
9603115185

 

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