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Acceptable Daily Intake

See below ADI,

Abbreviation for "acceptable daily intake". This is understood to mean the tolerable amount of a substance that a person has throughout his or her lifetime without (probably) negatively or that health can take on disabling consequences. In general, the amounts are determined in animal experiments, with the corresponding substances (pollutants) are supplied via the diet over a longer period of daily. The information is then given in mg / kg body weight. An amount of substance which has not caused any changes in animal experiments is called no-effect-level (NEL).

To calculate the maximum tolerable level in humans, this value is divided by 100. This...

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