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|LD50, 50% Lethal Dose|
This is closely related to the LDLo value which is the lowest dosage reported to have killed animals or humans.
Pay close attention to the permissible exposure level (PEL) instead. This is a more realistic determination of the maximum safe exposure to a material and is usually based on the known effects of the chemical on humans rather than laboratory animals.
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