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Total Diet Study - Element Data File Revision History

CFSAN/Office of Food Safety*
April 2001; Updated July 2014†

  • Market Baskets for 2008
    • Removed Mercury results from market baskets 2008-2 through 2008-4 due to methodology issues (June 2014)
  • Market Baskets for 2005
    • Initial version: TDS Ele O 2005.txt and TDS Ele Q 2005.txt (February 2008)
  • Market Baskets for 2004
    • Initial version: TDS Ele O 2004.txt and TDS Ele Q 2004.txt (August 2006)
  • Market Baskets for 2003
    • Initial version: TDS Ele O 2003.txt and TDS Ele Q 2003.txt (November 2005)
  • Market Baskets for 2002
    • Initial version: TDS Ele O 2002.txt and TDS Ele Q 2002.txt (September 2004)
  • Market Baskets for 2001
    • Initial version: TDS Ele O 2001.txt and TDS Ele Q 2001.txt (September 2004)
  • Market Baskets for 2000
    • Initial version: TDS Ele O 2000.txt and TDS Ele Q 2000.txt (September 2004)
  • Market Baskets for 1999
    • Initial version: TDS Ele O 1999.txt and TDS Ele Q 1999.txt (September 2004)
    • Market Basket 99-1
      • Fields restructured. Records combined with result files for 1999. (September 2004)
      • Initial version: TDSE991.TXT (April 25, 2000)
  • Market Baskets for 1998
    • Fields restructured. All records for 1998 combined into two files: original results (TDS Ele O 1998.txt) and quality control results (TDS Ele Q 1998.txt). (September 2004)
    • Market Basket 98-4
      • Initial version: TDSE984.TXT (April 25, 2000)
    • Market Basket 98-3
      • Initial version: TDSE983.TXT (April 25, 2000)
    • Market Basket 98-2
      • Initial version: TDSE982.TXT (April 25, 2000)
    • Market Basket 98-1
      • Initial version: TDSE981.TXT (April 25, 2000)
  • Market Baskets for 1997
    • Fields restructured. All records for 1997 combined into two files: original results (TDS Ele O 1997.txt) and quality control results (TDS Ele Q 1997.txt). (September 2004)
    • Market Basket 97-4
      • Initial version: TDSE974.TXT (April 25, 2000)
    • Market Basket 97-3
      • Initial version: TDSE973.TXT (April 25, 2000)
    • Market Basket 97-2
      • Initial version: TDSE972.TXT (April 25, 2000)
    • Market Basket 97-1
      • Revision A: TDSE971A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Calcium[2], Copper[13], Iron[3], Magnesium[15], Manganese[8], Phosphorus[2], Potassium[2], Sodium[3], Zinc[4].
      • Initial version: TDSEL971.TXT (June 23, 1999)
  • Market Baskets for 1996
    • Fields restructured. All records for 1996 combined into two files: original results (TDS Ele O 1996.txt) and quality control results (TDS Ele Q 1996.txt). (September 2004)
    • Market Basket 96-4
      • Revision A: TDSE964A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Copper[10], Iron[3], Magnesium[6], Manganese[8], Phosphorus[3], Potassium[2], Sodium[1], Zinc[3].
      • Initial version: TDSEL964.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 96-3
      • Revision A: TDSE963A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Calcium[2], Copper[9], Iron[12], Magnesium[7], Manganese[9], Phosphorus[5], Potassium[3], Sodium[3], Zinc[10].
      • Initial version: TDSEL963.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 96-2
      • Revision A: TDSE962A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Calcium[4], Copper[18], Iron[9], Magnesium[15], Manganese[15], Phosphorus[13], Zinc[13].
      • Initial version: TDSEL962.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 96-1
      • Revision A: TDSE961A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks. Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Copper[26], Iron[10], Magnesium[8], Manganese[8], Phosphorus[20], Potassium[11], Sodium[13], Zinc[15].
      • Initial version: TDSEL961.TXT (June 23, 1999)
  • Market Baskets for 1995
    • Fields restructured. All records for 1995 combined into two files: original results (TDS Ele O 1995.txt) and quality control results (TDS Ele Q 1995.txt). (September 2004)
    • Market Basket 95-3
      • Revision A: TDSE953A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Calcium[3], Copper[16], Iron[7], Magnesium[9], Manganese[10], Phosphorus[13], Potassium[11], Sodium[3], Zinc[11].
      • Initial version: TDSEL953.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 95-2
      • Revision A: TDSE952A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Copper[15], Iron[4], Magnesium[6], Manganese[10], Phosphorus[17], Potassium[2], Sodium[6], Zinc[8].
      • Initial version: TDSEL952.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 95-1
      • Revision A: TDSE951A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Copper[20], Iron[8], Magnesium[21], Manganese[20], Phosphorus[12], Potassium[16], Sodium[18], Zinc[12].
      • Initial version: TDSEL951.TXT (June 23, 1999)
  • Market Baskets for 1994
    • Fields restructured. All records for 1994 combined into two files: original results (TDS Ele O 1994.txt) and quality control results (TDS Ele Q 1994.txt). (September 2004)
    • Market Basket 94-4
      • Revision A: TDSE944A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Calcium[6], Copper[17], Iron[17], Magnesium[23], Manganese[15], Phosphorus[17], Potassium[16], Sodium[16], Zinc[12].
      • Initial version: TDSEL944.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 94-3
      • Revision A: TDSE943A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Calcium[2], Copper[30], Iron[7], Magnesium[13], Manganese[10], Phosphorus[10], Potassium[15], Sodium[21], Zinc[27].
      • Initial version: TDSEL943.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 94-2
      • Revision A: TDSE942A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Copper[28], Iron[3], Magnesium[27], Manganese[10], Phosphorus[17], Potassium[28], Sodium[22], Zinc[1].
      • Initial version: TDSEL942.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 94-1
      • Revision A: TDSE941A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        Added negative sign to Conc value of selected ICPAES Control Blanks.
        Negative sign had been inadvertently left out of database. Element[number of records]: Calcium[2], Copper[24], Iron[8], Magnesium[18], Manganese[12], Phosphorus[19], Potassium[8], Sodium[4], Zinc[8].
      • Initial version: TDSEL941.TXT (June 23, 1999)
  • Market Baskets for 1993
    • Fields restructured. All records for 1993 combined into two files: original results (TDS Ele O 1993.txt) and quality control results (TDS Ele Q 1993.txt). (September 2004)
    • Market Basket 93-3
      • Initial version: TDSEL933.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 93-2
      • Revision A: TDSE932A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        (1) Change made to record in MB 93-2 for Food No. 34 (fish sticks, frozen, heated), Anal Type "O", Cadmium, 0.051 mg/kg. Reported cadmium concentration was relatively high and was obtained from a batch re-analysis. Possible laboratory contamination. Next highest cadmium result for this food was 0.013 mg/kg and the mean was 0.006 mg/kg for MBs 91-3 through 97-1. The cadmium result from the initial batch analysis was 0.011 mg/kg and associated quality control results were acceptable. Next highest result is 0.013 mg/kg and the mean was 0.006 mg/kg for MBs 91-3 through 97-1. Changed cadmium Conc from 0.051 to 0.011 mg/kg.
      • Initial version: TDSEL932.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 93-1
      • Initial version: TDSEL931.TXT (June 23, 1999)
  • Market Baskets for 1992
    • Fields restructured. All records for 1992 combined into two files: original results (TDS Ele O 1992.txt) and quality control results (TDS Ele Q 1992.txt). (September 2004)
    • Market Basket 92-2
      • Revision A: TDSE922A.TXT (April 25, 2000) (1) Deleted Anal Type "O" record in MB 92-2 for Food No. 242 (chicken, fried (breast, leg, and thigh), fast-food), Calcium, 2690 mg/kg. Extremely high cadmium concentration but food was not re-analyzed to confirm result. Possible bone fragment in analytical portion. Next highest calcium result for this food is 925 mg/kg and average was 546 mg/kg for MBs 91-3 through 97-1.
      • (2) Deleted Anal Type "O" record in MB 92-2 for Food No. 242 (chicken, fried (breast, leg, and thigh), fast-food), Phosphorus, 3390 mg/kg. Relatively high phosphorus concentration but food was not re-analyzed to confirm result. Possible bone fragment in analytical portion. Next highest phosphorus result for this food is 2570 mg/kg and average was 1970 mg/kg for MBs 91-3 through 97-1.
      • Initial version: TDSEL922.TXT (June 23, 1999)
    • Market Basket 92-1
      • Initial version: TDSEL921.TXT (June 23, 1999)
  • Market Baskets for 1991
    • Fields restructured. All records for 1991 combined into two files: original results (TDS Ele O 1991.txt) and quality control results (TDS Ele Q 1991.txt). (September 2004)
    • Market Basket 91-3
      • Revision A: TDSE913A.TXT (April 25, 2000)
        (1) Deleted Anal Type "O" record in MB 91-3 for Food No. 10 (American, processed cheese), Cadmium, 0.032 mg/kg. Relatively high cadmium concentration but food was not re-analyzed to confirm result. Possible laboratory contamination. Next highest cadmium result for this food is 0.006 mg/kg and usually was not detectable for MBs 91-3 through 97-1.
      • (2) Deleted Anal Type "O" record in MB 91-3 for Food No. 305 (coffee, from ground), Cadmium, 0.026 mg/kg. Relatively high cadmium concentration but food was not re-analyzed to confirm result. Possible laboratory contamination. Next highest cadmium result for this food is 0.004 mg/kg and usually was not detectable for MBs 91-3 through 97-1.
      • Initial version: TDSEL913.TXT (June 23, 1999)

*Previously Office of Plant and Dairy Foods.
†This document was originally issued April 2001, and updated June 2003, September 2004, September 2005, August 2006, March 2007, July 2008 and July 2014.