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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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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.
The IOM establishes an Acceptable Intake level of 1.
However, chrome and copper levels exceeded the acceptable intake limits in the study and control school samples.
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