Petfood at increased aflatoxin risk from US drought
Protect against contamination by establishing an alert system, mycotoxin-specific sampling protocols and rigorous analytical methods
["Distribution of mycotoxins tends to be non-homogeneous in nature, so mycotoxin analysis can be misleading.", "It is crucial to evaluate if the methods have been validated in the matrix being analyzed.", "We must assume that petfoods created with mycotoxin-contaminated raw materials will also be contaminated."]
The August 2017 issue of Petfood Industry explores how the top five pet food companies have faced legal challenges but still increased annual revenues since the last update of the Top Pet Food Companies database.