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Submission to:

The Western Australian Parliament Standing Committee On
Environment & Public Affairs Opposing Fluoridation
of Kununuarra Drinking Water
 

Presentation · September 2017

DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.34728.88321 
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 To:

The Hon Matthew D Swinbourn MLC

Chairman

Standing Committee on Environment and Public Affairs

Parliament of Western Australia

15 September 2017

Dear Sir,

Re Petition 016 tabled 15 August 2017 “Oppose Fluoridation Chemicals to Public Water Supply in Kununurra”

Submitted by Principal Petitioner Danny Carter

I wish to support this petition as an interested party and former resident of Western Australia with family living there.

I was previously appointed by the Environment Minister of WA to her Panel of Experts and was commissioned to work for the Minister on some projects including investigation of the Brookdale Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and the proposed Kemerton facility to replace it.

My advice to close the former and not proceed with the latter was accepted.

I have actively studied Fluoride Toxicology since I was an undergraduate student, through my PhD and postdoctoral studies in Biochemistry and Chemistry. I have practical experience in handling extremely dangerous Fluoride compounds including Hydrogen Fluoride.

As space is limited, I refer your Committee to a number of reviews that I have published and which might appear as book chapters in the future. They cover the work of thousands of scientists who have helped to build the peer-reviewed literature on Fluoride Toxicology, a field producing approximately 10 new papers per week.

I would like also to draw to your attention a very recent publication by Australian reviewers “Blood Lead and

preeclampsia: A meta-analysis and review of implications” Poropat A, Laidlaw M, Lanphear B, Ball A, Mielke HW. 2017. They state: “Blood Lead concentrations in pregnant women are a major risk factor for preeclampsia, with an increase of 1 μg/dL lead/blood associated with a 1.6% increase in likelihood of preeclampsia, which appears to be the strongest risk factor for preeclampsia yet reported. Pregnant women with historical lead exposure should routinely have blood lead concentrations tested, especially after mid-term. Women with concentrations higher than 5 μg/dL should be actively monitored for preeclampsia and be advised to take prophylactic calcium supplementation. All pregnant women should be advised to actively avoid lead exposure.” 
Preeclampsia kills over 60,000 women and many more foetuses each year.

Fluoridation directly adds Lead to the bloodstream of Western Australians through Fluoride enhanced Plumbosolvency.

It is unacceptable for public water supplies to be used as a conduit for disposal of Phosphate Fertilizer industrial waste in the form of crude HexaFluoroSilicic Acid (HFSA) also known by many synonyms. It contains dangerous levels of Arsenic, Chromium, Lead, Mercury and numerous often poorly characterized carcinogenic and radioactive elements in addition to the Fluoride toxin.

I would be delighted to provide further support to the Committee in its deliberations.

Yours sincerely

Geoff Pain PhD BSC(Hons).

Dr Geoff N Pain

Consultant Scientist

 

References

A Quick Guide to Fluoride Harms

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/318876264_A_Quick_Guide_to_Fluoride_Harms

A Complete Waste of Money! Water Fluoridation Costs for England, 2013-2021

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/319460176_A_Complete_Waste_of_Money_Water_Fluoridation_Costs_

for_England_2013-2021

Fluoride is the major Cause of Cataract Blindness

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/319164619_Fluoride_is_the_major_Cause_of_Cataract_Blindness

Pain in the Gut – Fluoride Damage to the Gastrointestinal Tract

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/318775288_Pain_in_the_Gut_-

_Fluoride_Damage_to_the_Gastrointestinal_Tract

Submission to Health Select Committee New Zealand Parliament calling for Cessation of Water Fluoridation and

Permanent Immobilization of Toxic Fluoride Waste from Phosphate Fertilizer Manufacture

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/315498098_Submission_to_Health_Select_Committee_New_Zealand_Pa

rliament_calling_for_Cessation_of_Water_Fluoridation_and_Permanent_Immobilization_of_Toxic_Fluoride_Waste_

from_Phosphate_Fertilizer_Manufacture

Fluoride is a developmental Nephrotoxin – coming to a Kidney near you

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/313025968_Fluoride_is_a_developmental_Nephrotoxin_-

_coming_to_a_Kidney_near_you

Mechanisms of Fluoride Neurotoxicity A quick guide to the literature

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/312057754_Mechanisms_of_Fluoride_Neurotoxicity_A_quick_guide_to_

the_literature

Fluoridation Causes Cancer, so does the Fluoride content of Tea

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/306345732_Fluoridation_Causes_Cancer_so_does_the_Fluoride_conten

t_of_Tea

Fluoride causes Heart Disease, Stroke and Sudden Death

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/293593658_Fluoride_causes_Heart_Disease_Stroke_and_Sudden_Death

Fluoride is a bio-accumulative, endocrine disrupting, neurotoxic carcinogen – not a nutrient

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/285771633_Fluoride_is_a_bioaccumulative_endocrine_disrupting_neur

otoxic_carcinogen_-_not_a_nutrient

Plumbosolvency exacerbated by Water Fluoridation

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/282439972_Plumbosolvency_exacerbated_by_Water_Fluoridation

Fluoride Causes Diabetes https://www.researchgate.net/publication/273442062_Fluoride_Causes_Diabetes

Fluoride doped hydroxyapatite in soft tissues and cancer. A literature review.

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/272421380_Fluoride_doped_hydroxyapatite_in_soft_tissues_and_cance _ r_A_literature_review

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/319552229_Blood_lead_and_preeclampsia_A_metaanalysis_and_review_of_implications

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Thanks Geoff for your dedication to this topic.

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