I-1 Fluoridation (1973, revised 1988, 1999, 2020)

Policy Number: I-1

Policy Category: Health Status

The American Student Dental Association encourages the fluoridation of community water supplies at appropriate levels. This is a scientifically-proven safe and effective means of preventing dental decay as recommended by the U.S. Public Health Service. ASDA supports the use of fluoridated products as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.