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ANSI : American National Standards Institute
APHA : American Public Health Association
AQT : apport quotidien tolérable
ARLA : Agence de réglementation de la lutte antiparasitaire
ASP : antigène prostatique spécifique
BMD : dose repère
BMDL : limite inférieure de l'intervalle de confiance à 95 % de la BMD
BMDL1ET : limite inférieure de l'intervalle de confiance à 95% de la dose repère causant une augmentation d'1 écart-type de la réponse d'un effet critique par rapport à la réponse des animaux du groupe témoin
BMDL05 : limite inférieure de l'intervalle de confiance à 95% de la dose repère causant une augmentation de 5% de la réponse d'un effet critique par rapport à la réponse des animaux du groupe témoin
BMDS : logiciel Benchmark Dose
BWRO : dessalement des eaux saumâtres par osmose inverse
CCN : Conseil canadien des normes
CEP : Comité fédéral-provincial-territorial sur l'eau potable
CMA : concentration minimale acceptable
DFG : débit de filtration glomérulaire
ENEP : Enquête nationale sur l'eau potable
ISO : Organisation internationale de normalisation
IX : échange d'ions
JG : jour de gestation
JPN : jour postnatal
Koe : coefficient de partage octanol-eau
LD : limite de détection
LDM : limite de détection de la méthode
LOAEL : dose minimale avec effet nocif observé
NMDG : N-méthyl-D-glucamine
NOAEL : dose sans effet nocif observé
NSF : NSF International
OI : osmose inverse
OMS : Organisation mondiale de la Santé
p. c. : poids corporel
SWRO : dessalement de l'eau de mer par osmose inverse
U.S. EPA : United States Environmental Protection Agency
VBS : valeur basée sur la santé
VL : volume de lit

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