Appendix A

Acronyms and Glossary


%DI Percent Daily Intake
%DV Percent Daily Value
AHA American Heart Association
AI Adequate Intake
AMS Agricultural Marketing Service
BMI Body Mass Index
BMRB British Market Research Bureau
CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CFSAN Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
CHD Coronary heart disease
CIAA Confédération des Industries Agro-Alimentaires de l’UE (Confederation of the Food and Drink Industries of the EU)
CNPP Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion
DGA Dietary Guidelines for Americans
DoE Department of Energy
DRI Dietary Reference Intakes
DRV Daily Reference Value
DV Daily Value
EAR Estimated Average Requirement
EER Estimated Energy Requirement
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
EPIA Egg Products Inspection Act
EU European Union

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