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Table 4 Average Daily Dose (ADD) (mg/kg-day) for selected vegetables

From: Health risk assessment and heavy metal contamination levels in vegetables from Tamale Metropolis, Ghana

Metal   Cabbage Carrot Green pepper Onion Tomato
Cd Adult
Cd Child 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01
Cr Adult 0.01 0 0.01 0.01 0.01
Cr Child 0.04 0.01 0 0.04 0
Pb Adult
Pb Child
Mn Adult 0.01 0.01
Mn Child 0.02 0.04 0.01 0.02 0.02
Fe Adult 0.07 0.13 0.12 0.12 0.11
Fe Child 0.29 0.56 0.51 0.52 0.47
Zn Adult
Zn Child 0.01 0.02 0.01 0.01 0.01
Cu Adult
Cu Child 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01