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AMERICAN COUNCIL ON SCIENCE AND HEALTH
 

The following groups contributed to ACSH, according to ACSH’s 1991 annual report. ACSH stopped disclosing corporate donors in the early 1990s.

$25,000 and above

  • American Cyanamid Company
  • Anheuser-Busch Foundation
  • General Electric Foundation
  • Rollin M. Gerstacker Foundation
  • ICI Agricultural Products, Inc.
  • ISK Biotech Corporation
  • Kraft, Inc.
  • Monsanto Fund
  • The NutraSweet Company
  • John M. Olin Foundation, Inc.
  • Pfizer, Inc.
  • Sarah Scaife Foundation Incorporated
  • The Starr Foundation

$15,000 to $24,000

  • Archer Daniels Midland Company
  • Carnation Company
  • Ciba-Geigy Corporation
  • Ethyl Corporation
  • Exxon Corporation
  • General Mills, Inc.
  • Heublein Inc.
  • Hiram Walker-Allied Vintners
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Kellogg Company
  • The Esther A. and Joseph Klingenstein Fund, Inc.
  • Malysian Palm Oil Promotion Council
  • National Starch and Chemical Foundation, Inc.
  • PepsiCo Foundation Inc.
  • Union Carbide Corporation

$10,000 to $14,999

  • Aetna Foundation, Inc.
  • The Bristol-Myers Squibble Foundation, Inc.
  • Chevron Corporation
  • Dow Chemical U.S.A
  • E. I. DuPont De Nemours & Company
  • FMC Foundation
  • The Gerber Companies Foundation
  • Hershey Foods Corporation Fund
  • Thomas J. Lipton Foundation, Inc
  • National Agricultural Chemicals Association
  • National Soft Drink Association
  • The Procter & Gamble Fund
  • Rohm & Haas Company
  • Joseph R. Seagram &Sons, Inc
  • Searle Charitable Trust
  • Shell Oil Company Foundation
  • Sterling Winthrop Inc
  • The Sugar Association, Inc.
  • Uniroyal Chemical Company, Inc.

$5,000 to $9,999

  • Alcoa Foundation
  • Allied-Signal Foundation Inc.
  • Amax Foundation, Inc.
  • The Becton Dickinson Foundation
  • Campbell Soup Fund
  • Cargrill Fertilizer Division
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • Cooper Industries Foundation
  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc.
  • Distilled Spirits Council of the United States
  • Ford Motor Company Fund
  • Frito-Lay, Inc.
  • Georgia-Pacific Corporation
  • Heinz U.S.A
  • IMC Fertilizer, Inc.
  • KPMG Peat Marwick
  • McCormick & Company, Inc.
  • Mobil Foundation
  • National Live Stock & Meat Board
  • Olin Corporation Charitable Trust
  • PPG Industries Foundation
  • Pepsi-Cola Company
  • The Reader’s Digest Association, Inc.
  • Simpson Fund
  • The Stare Fund
  • Sun Company, Inc.
  • USX Foundation Inc.
  • The Warner-Lambert Foundation

$1,000 to $4,999

  • Ag Processing Inc.
  • Alliance of American Insurers
  • American Egg Board
  • American Petroleum Institute
  • ASARCO Incorporated
  • Baltimore Gas and Electric Company
  • Banbury Fund, Inc.
  • Boardroom Reports, Inc.
  • Borden Foundation Inc.
  • Bristol-Myers Company U.S Nutritional Group
  • The Burroughs Wellcome Co.
  • Chiquita Brands, Inc.
  • Coca-Cola Foods
  • Coltec Charitable Foundation, Inc
  • Connair Inc.
  • CPC International, Inc.
  • Crompton & Knowles Corporation
  • R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company
  • The Dover Fund
  • Eli Lilly and Company Foundation
  • GenCorp Foundation Inc.
  • Hammond Lead Products, Inc.
  • The Hartford Insurance Group
  • Hoffman-La Roche Inc.
  • Geo. A. Hormel & Co.
  • Gulf States Paper Corporation
  • Indianapolis Power & Light Company
  • International Flavors & Fragrances Foundation, Inc.
  • F. M. Kirby Foundation, Inc.
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Group / Boston
  • M & M Mars
  • Midwest Grain Products, Inc.
  • The Millipore Foundation
  • Mobay Corporation
  • Morton International, Inc.
  • The Nalco Foundation
  • National Cattlemen’s Association
  • National Pork Producers Council
  • Nestle, S.A.
  • Occidental Petroleum Corporation
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association
  • Phillips Petroleum Foundation, Inc.
  • Reilly Industries, Inc.
  • Rhone-Poulenc Ag Company
  • Rockwell International
  • Sandoz Corporation
  • Sandoz Crop Protection Corporation
  • Shell International Petroleum
  • Maatachappij B.V.
  • SmithKline Beckman Foundation
  • The Stouffer Corporation Fund
  • Syntex Corporation
  • United States Sugar Corporation Charitable Trust
  • The Upjohn Company
  • Whirlpool Foundation
  • Wine Institute
  • Witco Corporation

(ACSH Annual Report, 1991; on file at CSPI)

ACSH Corporate Donors 1997:

Abbott Laboratories $13,000
American International Group $150,000
Bristol-Myers Squibb $17,500
ConAgra $15,000
Eaton $1,000
Exxon Mobil $15,000
General Electric $25,000
PepsiCo $20,000
Procter & Gamble $12,500
Texaco $10,000
Union Carbide $20,000
Total $299,000

(Yablonski, Christopher. Patterns of Corporate Philanthropy: A Mandate for Reform, Capital Research Center 2001, page 123: available at http://www.capitalresearch.org/pubs/pdf/x3760651772.pdf; accessed 8/5/03)

ACSH EXECUTIVE STAFF

  • Elizabeth M. Whelan, Sc.D., M.P.H. President

ACSH BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • John H. Moore, Ph.D., M.B.A.
    Chairman of the Board, ACSH
    Grove City College
  • Elissa P. Benedek, M.D.
    University of Michigan
  • Norman E. Borlaug, Ph.D.
    Texas A&M University
  • Michael B. Bracken, Ph.D., M.P.H.
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Christine M. Bruhn, Ph.D.
    University of California
  • Taiwo K. Danmola, C.P.A.
    Ernst & Young
  • Thomas R. DeGregori, Ph.D.
    University of Houston
  • Henry I. Miller, M.D.
    Hoover Institution
  • A. Alan Moghissi, Ph.D.
    Institute for Regulatory Science
  • Albert G. Nickel
    Lyons Lavey Nickel Swift, Inc.
  • Kenneth M. Prager, M.D.
    Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Stephen S. Sternberg, M.D.
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Mark C. Taylor, M.D.
    Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada
  • Lorraine Thelian
    Ketchum Public Relations
  • Kimberly M. Thompson, Sc.D.
    Harvard School of Public Health
  • Elizabeth M. Whelan, Sc.D., M.P.H.
    American Council on Science and Health
  • Robert J. White, M.D., Ph.D.
    Metrohealth Medical Center, OH

(http://www.acsh.org/about/; accessed 6/13/03)

AMERICAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION

American Dental Association has endorsed Crest toothpaste and at least 1,300 other products. (NYT, 8/13/97)

Corporate Sponsors of ADA Programs include:

  • Crest Corporation
  • Sullivan-Schein Dental
  • DEXIS Digital X-ray Systems
  • Ivoclar Vivadent

(http://www.ada.org/prof/pubs/daily/0301/0106gks7.html, accessed 5/2/03)


 
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