Who We Are
The Chlorine Chemistry Foundation® is an alternative operating name for the Research Foundation for Health and Environmental Effects (RFHEE), a not-for-profit charity established by the Chlorine Chemistry Division of the American Chemistry Council and the American Chemistry Council.
Our Mission: Safe Water Delivered Safely
The Chlorine Chemistry Foundation works through effective partnerships to increase sustainable access to safe drinking water in underserved communities and areas ravaged by natural disasters. Our projects employ chlorine-based materials, such as disinfectants and PVC pipe, to help prevent diseases, improve quality of life and promote sustainable development around the globe.
What We Do: Partnerships for Sustainable Solutions
The Chlorine Chemistry Foundation provides grants to governmental and non-governmental organizations to support sustainable water initiatives. We select partners and projects, guided by the following criteria:
How We Are Funded
The Chlorine Chemistry Foundation mobilizes contributions from manufacturers and users of chlorine and related products, World Chlorine Council member associations, and others who share our commitment to improving access to safe drinking water as an essential step towards sustainable development. Donations, gifts or bequests made to the Chlorine Chemistry Foundation are deductible as charitable contributions.
The Chlorine Chemistry Foundation is a tax-exempt public foundation described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations, gifts or bequests made to the Chlorine Chemistry Foundation are deductible as charitable contributions. EIN 52-1945222.