KNOWLEDGE CENTER

Mycotoxins Legislation

Iran

Food

Aflatoxins    
CommodityΒ1 (ppb)Total (ppb)M1 (ppb)
Nuts, peanuts, dried fruits, wheat5 ppb15 ppb
Barley10 ppb50 ppb
Corn, rice5 ppb30 ppb
Legumes5 ppb10 ppb
Cereal-based baby food with milk500 ppt (0.5 ppb)
Cereal-based baby food without milk1000 ppt (1 ppb)
Cereal-based baby food with milk20 ppt (0.02 ppb)
Milk50 ppt (0.05 ppb)
Milk powder500 ppt (0.5 ppb)
Milk powder for infants10 ppt (0.01 ppb)
Cheese200 ppt (0.2 ppb)
Butter20 ppt (0.02 ppb)

Ochratoxin A 
Commodity
Barley, corn50 ppb
Wheat, rice5 ppb
Legumes20 ppb
Raisins, figs and dried fruit10 ppb
Baby instant food1 ppb
Cereal-based baby food without milk1 ppb

Deoxynivalenol (DON) 
Commodity
Barley, corn, rice, wheat1 ppm (1,000 ppb)

Zearalenone (ZON) 
Commodity
Corn, rice, wheat200 ppb
Barley400 ppb

Fumonisins (B1, B2) 
Commodity
Corn1 ppm (1,000 ppb)

Patulin 
Commodity
Fruit juices50 ppb

Feed

Aflatoxins   
CommodityΒ1 (ppb)Total (ppb)
Cottonseed meal15 ppb50 ppb
Meals for sheep, goats, beef cattle10 ppb20 ppb
Meals for poultry, calf, lamb, dairy sheep, goats and dairy cattle5 ppb20 ppb
Corn for poultry, calf, lamb, dairy sheep, goats and dairy cattle5 ppb20 ppb
Complete feed for parent and grandparent stocks5 ppb20 ppb
Complete feed for layers and breeders10 ppb20 ppb
Vitamins and mineral premixes for poultry10 ppb
Vitamins and mineral premixes for calf, lamb, dairy sheep, goats and dairy cattle5 ppb
Vitamins and mineral premixes for sheep, goats, beef cattle10 ppb
Complete feed for sheep, goats, beef cattle50 ppb
Complete feed for calf, lamb, dairy sheep, goats and dairy cattle5 ppb
Complete feed for broilers & poulet10 ppb

Deoxynivalenol (DON) 
Commodity
Complete feed for sheep, goats, beef cattle5 ppm (5,000 ppb)
Complete feed for calf, lamb, dairy sheep, goats and dairy cattle1 ppm (1,000 ppb)

T-2 and HT-2 toxin 
Commodity
Complete feed for sheep, goats, beef cattle100 ppb
Complete feed for calf, lamb, dairy sheep, goats and dairy cattle25 ppb