Top 7 shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli programme

All US-listed operations and packhouses exporting to the US that manufacture beef and/or bobby veal which may be used in the preparation of ground beef must participate in the Top 7 Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli programme.

Parts 10 and 11 of the USA Overseas Market Access Requirements (OMAR) provides further detail. 

USA Overseas Market Access Requirements  password protected 

Note: OMAR requirements are password protected as they may contain market-sensitive material. Those involved with exporting may apply to MPI for access.

If you have further queries, contact the NMD Administrator:

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