Egypt Mycotoxins Legislation

Aflatoxins    
CommodityΒ1Total M1
Grains, dried fruit, peanuts, oil seeds for direct consumption2 ppb4 ppb-
Walnuts, hazelnuts, Brazilian nuts for direct consumption5 ppb10 ppb-
Dried fruit, corn, rice for storing/manufacturing5 ppb10 ppb-
Spices5 ppb10 ppb-
Pistachio, almond for direct consumption8 ppb10 ppb-
Hazelnut, peanuts, oil seeds for food processing8 ppb15 ppb-
Pistachio, almond for processing12 ppb15 ppb-
Milk powder--100 ppt (0.1 ppb)
Milk (fluid)--50 ppt (0.05 ppb)
Baby powder milk--25 ppt (0.025 ppb)
Ochratoxin A 
Commodity
Grains for direct use3 ppb
Grains for processing5 ppb
Roasted coffee5 ppb
Raisins, roasted coffee and canned fruits10 ppb
Liquorice20 ppb
Deoxynivalenol (DON) 
Commodity
Bread, biscuits, snacks0.5 ppm (500 ppb)
Pasta0.75 ppm (750 ppb)
Grains1.25 ppm (1,250 ppb)
Corn, wheat, oats1.75 ppm (1,750 ppb)
Processed grains0.2 ppm (200 ppb)
Zearalenone (ZON) 
Commodity
Bread, biscuits, snacks20 ppb
Grains for direct consumption75 ppb
Grains for processing100 ppb
Corn350 ppb
Corn oil400 ppb
Patulin 
Commodity
Apple paste25 ppb
Apple juice50 ppb

Egypt Mycotoxins Legislation in Food