acceptable daily intake (ADI)
Estimate by JECFA of the amount of a food additive, expressed on a body-weight basis, that can be ingested daily over a lifetime without appreciable health risk.
PAC, 2004, 76, 1033. 'Glossary of terms used in toxicokinetics (IUPAC Recommendations 2003)' on page 1036 (
This definition replaces an earlier definition of acceptable daily intake (ADI).