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acceptable daily intake

(ADI) A human’s safe daily intake of any chemical, in milligrams per kilogram of body weight.
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And there is a daily acceptable intake [of artificial sweeteners] one should not exceed.
However, chrome and copper levels exceeded the acceptable intake limits in the study and control school samples.
One NRC panel member explained, "The NAS/NRC panel did not envision that a 10x safety factor would be applied on top of an existing acceptable intake level that already protects infants and children.
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