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    Environmental Surveillance and
    Toxicology Branch

    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, Texas 78756

    Phone: 1-800-588-1248
    Fax: 512-776-7222

    epitox@dshs.texas.gov


Texas Fluoridation Program

Thank you for visiting the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) webpage.

Effective August 31, 2021, the Texas Fluoridation Program has been terminated.

DSHS will be longer be able to assist public water systems in the engineering design, installation, and maintenance of water fluoridation systems; monitor the adjusted fluoride level in the drinking water; and maintain the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) fluoridation database for the State of Texas.

If you have any questions or concerns, including oral health, please visit the DSHS Oral Health Improvement Program (OHIP) website for more information. You may also send email to the OHIP mailbox.

Last updated September 3, 2021