Research and analysis

Nitrofuran veterinary residues in food

A review of issues with nitrofuran residues in food and recommendations for how food safety enforcement officers make decisions.


Nitrofuran veterinary residues in food


A peer-reviewed paper examining controls on antibiotic residues in food and issues with enforcement decisions including those that have been referred for technical appeal.

The paper includes specific recommendations and suggestions for the decision-making process in food safety enforcement and highlights areas that require further research.

Published 15 September 2014