Welcome on behalf of CSPI & Nutrition Action's customer service team

Paid NutritionAction subscribers may now access digital issues, articles, recipes, and the archive on this site.  A secure login is required through a trusted partner platform.
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  • The current issue of Nutrition Action is June 2023.

Frequently asked questions

Q: How do I find my NutritionAction account number?
A: For print subscribers, look on the mailing label of any issue of Nutrition Action.  Your account number is 10 digits long and start with a "3", after a leading "#NAH".  For example, in #NAH3500112233/8# the subscription account number is 3500112233.

Q: I want to talk to someone at NutritionAction about past subscription payments I have made. Who do I speak to?
A: Call us at 1-(866) 293-CSPI (2774), option 1, or email to: customercare@nutritionaction.com.

Q: I have questions about past tax-deductible donations of support I have made to CSPI, the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.  Who do I speak to?
A: Call us at 1-(866) 293-CSPI (2774), option 2, or email to: customercare@cspinet.org.

Q: For some reason my postal carrier didn’t deliver the latest print version of my issue. Can you send it to me again?
A: Yes. Please contact us at customercare@nutritionaction.com. Include your name, address (for verification) and subscription ID number. Your replacement print issue should arrive to you within 2 to 4 weeks.

Q: I’m accidentally receiving two copies of each print issue. Can you combine them?
A: Yes. Please write us at customercare@nutritionaction.com with the two subscription ID numbers and the correct name and address to keep. We will merge them and assign a new expiration date.

Q: I am receiving CSPI's 2023 Annual Membership appeal.  What is this?
A: CSPI, the 52-year-old, 501(c)(3) nonprofit advocacy organization, is asking you to make a tax-deductible donation of membership support for our 2023 advocacy work.  The appeal runs from January to May each year.  CSPI's important work is powered by individual donations of support.  We do hope that members will donate yearly during this annual fundraising campaign.

Q: Can I change my print subscription mailing address on your website?
A: Yes. Go to our My Accountpage (simple login required)

Q: How can I order an individual issue of Nutrition Action?
A: Single issues are available in print or as PDF files. To order, go to the Nutrition Action Store and click on the Single Issues tab.

Q: How do I order a gift subscription?
A: Please call us at 1-(866)-293-CSPI (2774) to inquire about gift subscriptions.

Q: What do I receive if I purchase Nutrition Action?
A: Purchasing NutritionAction Print grants delivery of newly printed issues during your subscription term, plus digital all access on CSPInet.org for the same period.

Purchasing NutritionAction Digital All Access grants full access to our digital content on CSPInet.org, for the duration of your subscription term.

Q: What is your return or refund policy?
A: Any product you’ve ordered through our Store is always yours to keep. Our commitment is to help you improve your diet and your health, so please keep anything you’ve ordered. For subscription orders to NutritionAction, we’ll refund you the unused portion of your subscription if you’re unsatisfied at any time. For your protection and for auditing purposes, please submit any refund request in writing by letter or email. Refunds may be issued by check.

Q: What is your shipping and handling policy?
A: For print products, please allow 3 to 5 weeks for delivery. For U.S. print subscriptions to NutritionAction, postage, shipping, and handling costs are included in the subscription price.

Q: I saw a nutrition report from the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) the other day. How do I go about getting a copy?
A: CSPI has produced many reports, brochures, and booklets on nutrition and food safety since 1971. Many are available from the Nutrition Action Store. Can't find what you're looking for? Write to cschmidt@cspinet.org.

Q: How can I send a letter to the editor; question a Nutrition Action writer or researcher; question a statement in Nutrition Action; or find out when a certain article ran?
A: For questions like these please write to customercare@cspinet.org. We will consider all suggestions.

Our Publishing Schedule

NutritionAction is published bimonthly as indicated on the cover of each publication. Frequency of issues is subject to change without notice.

The approximate delivery dates for the print issues are in the last week of the first month of the issue.  For example, the July/August issue delivers in late July.

Contact Us

Customer Service can be reached at any of the following addresses:

e-mail: customercare@nutritionaction.com or customercare@cspinet.org

Customer Service Inquiries by Telephone: 1-(866) 293-CSPI (2774)

Closed Sundays and Holidays.

Mail to NutritionAction:  Nutrition Action, PO Box 37161, Boone, IA 50037-0161

Mail to CSPI:  CSPI, PO Box 37161, Boone, IA 50037-0161

About Our Pricing

The standard pricing schedule for NutritionAction is as follows:

  • One year $34.99
  • New print subscriptions are only available in the United States and its territories.


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