SPPI was established as a non-profit organization in 1989 in Washington, D.C. The mission of SPPI is to provide guidance to government agencies and the public on complex issues where science can be applied to assist in making informed public health, public policy and individual health protection decisions. SPPI has provided guidance on a myriad of issues including occupational health hazards, environmental and ecological damage, Agent Orange, abandoned hazardous waste sites, anti-viral treatments, food safety, indoor air quality standards, electromagnetic field exposures, clinical research criteria, and nanotechnology.
Science & Public Policy Institute
Established in 1989