ARCHIVED - Average dietary intakes (ng/kg bw/day) of pesticide residues for Canadians in different age-sex groups from the 1993 to 1996 Total Diet Study

Pesticide 0-1
month
M & F
Intake
2-3
months
M & F
Intake
4-6
months
M & F
Intake
7-9
months
M & F
Intake
9-12
months
M & F
Intake
1-4
years
M & F
Intake
5-11
years
M & F
Intake
12-19
years
M
Intake
20-39
years
M
Intake
40-64
years
M
Intake
65+
years
M
Intake
12-19
years
F
Intake
20-39
years
F
Intake
40-64
years
F
Intake
65+
years
F
Intake
All ages
Canadians
M & F
Intake % of ADI*
Anizaline 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.00 0.03 0.04 0.06 0.17 0.25 0.23 0.07 0.21 0.27 0.25 0.15 <0.01
Azinphos-methyl 0.98 91.93 9.24 95.15 87.46 86.25 50.17 15.90 17.69 18.47 14.06 21.68 16.36 20.55 20.85 19.39 0.39
Bromopropylate 0.29 0.06 0.45 0.16 1.24 1.62 0.64 0.47 0.54 0.21 0.14 0.48 0.52 0.40 0.29 0.39 <0.01
Captan 7.86 30.61 50.73 18.43 28.35 110.72 63.69 42.22 32.49 32.29 49.31 35.72 22.08 54.62 115.99 38.56 0.04
Chlordane, total 0.04 0.04 0.00 0.00 0.36 0.17 0.20 0.15 0.13 0.07 0.06 0.11 0.08 0.11 0.05 0.10 0.02
Chlorfenvinphos 0.00 0.00 0.12 0.00 0.10 0.13 0.10 0.06 0.06 0.07 0.12 0.04 0.04 0.06 0.06 0.05 0.01
Chlorothalonil 0.00 0.00 0.26 0.42 0.33 0.41 0.43 0.31 0.43 0.31 0.36 0.30 0.41 0.49 0.39 0.34 <0.01
Chlorpropham 260.89 245.91 117.37 182.03 385.58 446.61 360.38 292.55 229.95 162.60 163.62 194.27 150.74 117.96 116.45 173.40 0.58
Chlorpyrifos 6.63 31.48 36.97 26.08 24.86 6.46 5.31 3.31 2.81 2.88 1.87 2.87 2.52 2.69 1.61 2.64 0.03
Coumaphos 0.12 0.68 0.79 0.55 0.43 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 <0.01
Dacthal 0.00 0.00 1.65 0.17 0.23 0.55 0.59 0.23 0.68 0.37 0.51 0.18 0.31 0.49 0.29 0.37 <0.01
DDT, total 3.07 3.19 5.04 4.77 5.98 6.45 5.74 3.93 2.77 2.23 1.87 2.97 2.16 1.94 1.58 2.44 0.02
Diazinon 1.74 3.48 2.06 2.52 3.86 4.59 4.31 2.59 1.87 1.77 1.52 2.14 1.79 1.96 1.64 1.88 0.09
Dichloran 404.67 2225.47 2666.14 2439.59 2611.23 509.41 227.96 69.84 81.73 114.74 110.61 92.26 92.51 123.23 120.65 107.74 1.08
Dicofol 2.12 30.97 15.60 12.17 55.21 122.23 117.43 44.93 33.24 24.47 32.35 45.26 25.30 36.79 36.64 36.36 1.82
Dieldrin 0.73 0.61 0.18 0.42 8.93 3.13 3.83 2.76 2.72 1.41 1.41 2.20 1.96 2.16 1.23 1.94 1.94
Dimethoate 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.06 0.02 0.01 0.02 0.03 0.02 0.02 0.03 0.02 0.01 0.02 <0.01
Disulfoton 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 <0.01
Endosulfan, total 12.96 45.01 52.88 40.53 87.62 41.70 48.77 28.66 27.58 20.43 20.43 23.17 22.45 32.47 19.68 23.83 0.40
Endrin 0.00 0.08 0.01 0.09 0.01 0.03 0.04 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.02 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.02 0.01 <0.01
Ethion 0.43 0.87 2.14 1.95 2.36 2.77 1.66 0.95 0.87 0.72 0.61 1.05 0.98 1.05 0.85 0.87 0.04
Fensulfothion 0.00 0.00 0.03 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.01 <0.01
Fenthion 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 <0.01
Fenvalerate, total 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 <0.01
Fonofos 0.00 0.03 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.08 0.08 0.06 0.03 0.02 0.01 0.02 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.03  
HCB 0.06 0.07 0.01 0.03 0.06 0.25 0.22 0.16 0.12 0.09 0.06 0.11 0.09 0.08 0.05 0.10 0.02
HCH, α- 0.50 0.47 0.04 0.55 0.85 1.31 1.05 0.69 0.40 0.32 0.26 0.45 0.25 0.23 0.18 0.37  
HCH, β- 0.10 0.42 0.00 0.00 0.14 1.20 1.15 0.91 0.53 0.34 0.21 0.42 0.15 0.22 0.15 0.39  
HCH, γ- 2.15 0.89 0.08 1.37 3.72 4.08 3.42 2.20 1.57 1.04 0.87 1.88 1.07 0.87 0.75 1.32 0.13
Heptachlor, total 0.01 0.02 0.00 0.00 0.37 0.15 0.17 0.13 0.13 0.06 0.05 0.09 0.08 0.08 0.05 0.08 0.08
Iprodione 24.35 131.40 180.63 228.87 326.42 102.10 52.24 17.46 17.42 25.55 25.52 19.79 18.67 22.38 25.45 22.31 0.04
Linuron 1.58 0.42 1.20 2.68 3.53 2.81 1.75 0.83 0.80 0.97 0.92 0.95 1.06 0.88 0.90 0.89 0.04
Malathion 16.52 30.91 19.03 32.32 47.61 89.25 83.56 53.34 40.49 38.41 31.55 41.86 31.96 28.55 31.77 36.44 0.01
Methidathion 0.58 0.84 1.17 1.28 2.42 3.41 1.42 0.76 1.10 0.58 0.38 1.13 1.13 0.94 0.76 0.86 0.09
Methoxychlor 0.00 8.76 2.70 0.48 22.52 44.41 34.22 12.66 9.52 5.41 4.05 16.02 7.68 8.11 5.99 9.95 <0.01
Methyl parathion 0.00 0.00 0.32 2.43 5.18 1.87 0.91 0.26 0.28 0.42 0.38 0.33 0.32 0.39 0.39 0.37 0.01
Monolinuron 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
Nonachlor, trans- 0.00 0.01 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.03 0.03 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.01 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.01 0.02  
Oxychlordane 0.00 0.02 0.06 0.06 0.13 0.06 0.04 0.02 0.01 0.02 0.02 0.01 0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 <0.01
Parathion 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.13 0.04 0.05 0.04 0.05 0.02 0.02 0.04 0.04 0.04 0.02 0.03 <0.01
Phorate 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 <0.01
Phorate sulfone 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.06 0.03 0.01 0.03 0.03 0.02 0.03 0.03 0.02 0.01 0.02 <0.01
Phosalone 0.83 43.19 15.23 11.51 86.95 168.34 130.85 48.14 36.30 20.74 16.38 60.30 29.25 31.04 23.30 37.99 0.19
Phosmet 0.01 3.31 0.52 2.75 1.57 2.75 2.34 1.20 1.19 1.15 1.02 1.06 0.97 1.06 1.04 1.07 0.01
Procymidone 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.00 1.06 0.69 1.04 0.56 0.39 0.32 0.55 0.46 0.57 0.19 0.48 <0.01
Quintozene 0.00 0.12 0.01 0.02 0.02 0.31 0.29 0.23 0.13 0.09 0.05 0.09 0.04 0.06 0.04 0.10 <0.01
Simazine 0.00 0.00 10.49 0.01 0.05 1.31 2.23 0.30 3.53 1.07 1.21 0.21 0.97 1.55 0.32 1.28 0.03
Tecnazene 0.05 0.09 0.01 0.10 0.15 0.21 0.16 0.10 0.05 0.05 0.04 0.05 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.05 <0.01
Terbuphos 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 <0.01
Tetrachlorvinphos 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 <0.01
Tetradifon 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 <0.01
Triadimefon 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.00 <0.01
Trifluralin 2.70 0.57 2.70 3.17 4.39 4.43 3.18 1.76 1.75 1.71 1.70 1.75 1.93 1.70 1.58 1.67 <0.01
Vinclozolin 0.12 0.59 0.72 0.56 0.59 0.87 0.78 0.66 0.31 0.23 0.41 0.24 0.22 0.38 0.36 0.33 <0.01

* ADI: Acceptable Daily Intake, from World Health Organization (WHO)

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