Regulations for Corn/Maize in Egypt

Corn/Maize

Maximum Allowable/Recommended Units

1250 ppb
(grains)

1750 ppb
(corn)

200 ppb
(processed grains)

Selected Molds that produce deoxynivalenol

Fusarium graminearum

Commodities susceptible to contamination

Barley, confectionery, corn/maize, feeds, infant formula, oats, rice, rye, sorghum, and wheat

Health effects

  • Damage to digestive tract, bone marrow, spleen, reproductive organs
  • Weight loss, vomiting, and feed refusal

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