ABBREVIATIONS
Source: JMPR 2004

(Well-known abbreviations in general use and SI units are not included.)

* at or about the limit of quantification

ADI acceptable daily intake

ai active ingredient

AMPA ammonethylphosphonic acid

ARfD acute reference dose

bw body weight

CAC Codex Alimentarius Commission

CCN Codex classification number (for compounds or commodities)

CCPR Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues

CSAF chemical-specific adjustment factor

CXL Codex level

DT50 time to 50% decomposition

DT90 time to 90% decomposition

F1 first filial generation

F2 second filial generation

FAO Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations

FOB functional observational battery

GAP good agricultural practice

GEMS/Food Global Environment Monitoring System–Food Contamination Monitoring and Assessment

Programme

GLP good laboratory practice

HPLC high-performance liquid chromatography

HR highest level of residue in the edible portion of a commodity found in trials to estimate a

maximum residue limit in the commodity

HR-P highest residue in a processed commodity calculated by multiplying the HR of the raw

commodity by the corresponding processing factor

IEDI international estimated daily intake

IESTI international estimated short-term dietary intake

ILO International Labour Organisation

IUPAC International Union of Pure and Applied Chemists

JECFA Joint Expert Committee on Food Additives

ISO International Standards Organization

JMPR Joint Meeting on Pesticide Residues

LC50 median lethal concentration

LD50 median lethal dose

LOAEL lowest-observed-adverse-effect level

LOD limit of determination

LOQ limit of quantification

MRL maximum residue limit

NEDI National Estimated Daily Intake

NOAEC no-observed-adverse-effect concentration

NOAEL no-observed-adverse-effect level

NTMDI National Theoretical Maximum Daily Intake

OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PHI post-harvest interval

Po the recommendation accommodates post-harvest treatment of the food commodity

PoP the recommendation accommodates post-harvest treatment of the primary food commodity

Pow octanol–water partition coefficient

ppm parts per million

RAC raw agricultural commodity

acute RFD acute reference dose

STMR supervised trials median residue

STMR-P supervised trials median residue in a processed commodity calculated by multiplying the STMR of the raw commodity by the corresponding processing factor

THPI 1,2,3,6-tetrahydrophthalimide

TMDI theoretical maximum daily intake

TRR total radiolabelled residue

UNEP United Nations Environment Programme

US United States of America

W The previous recommendation is withdrawn.

WHO World Health Organization