From the EPA website:
"The Recommended Dietary Allowances (RDA, 1989) for water intake are
1.5 ml/K cal and 980 K cal/day for a child between six months and one
year old. Thus, the RDA for a 10?kilogram child is equivalent to 1,275
ml of water/day."
From the Food & Nutrition Research Institute (FNRI) website:
"For infants, a recommended intake of 1.5 mL/kcal of energy
expenditure, which corresponds to the water-to-energy ratio in human
milk, has been established as a satisfactory level for the growing
(scroll down to "Water and Electrolytes")
From the Webdietician website:
"Recommendation by National Research Council: 1.5 ml/kcal/day.
1. Mahan, Kathleen L.; Escott-Stump, Sylvia. Krause?s Food, Nutrition,
& Diet Therapy, 10th ed. "Nutrition in Infancy" by Cristine M. Trahms,
MS, RD, FADA. W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia."
I hope this answers your question.
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