Health monitoring of employees of industries known to pollute the environment with fluoride are undertaken.
- Large number of industries use fluoride / hydrofluoric acid in the manufacturing process or these arise as a bi-product or as an end-product.
- Inhaling fluoride dust and fumes cause Industrial Fluorosis.
The Foundation provides the scientific and technical package (inputs) for health monitoring of employees of aluminium industries polluting the environment with fluoride
The Indian protocol is distinctly different from the western protocol in the sense it is more practical and is very sensitive to identify the workers and to protect their health from the harmful chemical.