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Mycotoxins Legislation

South Korea

Aflatoxins    
CommodityΒ1 (ppb)Total (ppb)M1 (ppb)
All10 ppb15 ppb
Milk500 ppt (0.5 ppb)
Ochratoxin A 
Commodity
Baby foods for infants & young children0.5 ppb
Grape juice, concentrated grape, wine2 ppb
Grains & grain products, coffee beans & roasted coffee5 ppb
Red pepper powder7 ppb
Raisins, instant coffee10 ppb
Meju20 ppb
Deoxynivalenol (DON)-max level 
CommodityLimit
Cereals0.5 ppm (500 ppb)
Grains & grain products except corn1 ppm (1,000 ppb)
Corn & corn products2 ppm (2,000 ppb)
Fumonisins (B1, B2) 
CommodityLimit
Grain products, cereals, processed corn for pop-corn, confectionaries1 ppm (1,000 ppb)
Corn processed food, corn powder2 ppm (2,000 ppb)
Corn & corn products4 ppm (4,000 ppb)
Zearalenone (ZON) 
Commodity
Baby foods for infants & young children20 ppb
Confectionaries50 ppb
Grains & grain products200 ppb
Patulin 
CommodityLimit
Baby foods for infants & young children10 ppb
Apple juice50 ppb