Our mission

The World Alliance for Mercury-Free Dentistry’s mission is to phase out the use of dental amalgam worldwide.  To accomplish this goal, we promote effective measures to phase down amalgam use, especially:

photo shaking hands   Setting national objectives for minimizing amalgam use
Raising public awareness in Bangladesh (mission)   Raising public awareness of amalgam’s mercury content
working with dental professors   Updating dental school curricula
Working to change government programs in the USA (mission)   Modifying insurance and government programs
Providing mercury-free dental care to children in East Timor   Ending amalgam use in children and pregnant women