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Abbreviations

19th Australian Total Diet Survey

Abbreviations

ADI

Acceptable Daily Intake

AGAL

Australian Government Analytical Laboratories

AMBS

Australian Market Basket Survey

ANZFA

Australia New Zealand Food Authority

ATDS

Australian Total Diet Survey

DBT

Dibutyl tin

DIAMOND

Dietary Modelling on Nutritional Data

FAO

Food and Agriculture Organization

LOEL

Lowest observable effects level

LOR

Limit of reporting

µg/kg bw

micrograms 1 per kilogram of body weight

mg/kg

milligrams 2 per kilogram

MPC

Maximum permitted concentration

MRL

Maximum residue limit

NDS

National Dietary Survey

ng/kg bw

nanograms 3 per kilogram of body weight

NHMRC

National Health and Medical Research Council

NNS

National Nutrition Survey

NRA

National Registration Authority for Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals

PCBs

Polychlorinated biphenyls

RDI

Recommended Dietary Intake

TBT

Tributyl tin

USEPA

United States Environmental Protection Agency

WHO

World Health Organization

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