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THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN FEED AND FOOD SAFETY

Published in Scientific Works. Series C. Veterinary Medicine, Vol. LXII, Issue 1
Written by Ahmet Onder USTUNDAG, Yakup Onur KOCA, Mursel OZDOGAN

Food safety continues to be an important issue to the prevention of foodborne illness outbreaks. Animal feed is the beginning of the food safety chain. However, animal feeds can be contaminated with undesirable substances such as dioxins, mycotoxins, heavy metals, pesticides and veterinary drugs at any time during the processing, storage and dispersal. These substance can be transmitted through the food chain to humans and cause human foodborne illness. Therefore, must be paid attention to the absolute safety of feed for animals and consumer. The purpose of this paper is to review the contaminants that can be found in feeds.

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