Veterinary Drug Residues In Chicken, Pork And Beef In Peninsular Malaysia From The Period 2010-2016

Marni S., Marzura M.R., Eddy Afandi A. And Suliana A.K.

Marni S., Marzura M.R., Eddy Afandi A. And Suliana A.K.

Monitoring of veterinary drug residues in chicken, swine and cattle was conducted in Peninsular Malaysia from 2010 to 2016. Tissue samples were collected from slaughterhouses and processing plants. A total of six groups of veterinary drugs were analysed in 8,708 samples using bioassay or immunoassay and LCMS method. The average violation rate was 3.4%, 2.5%, 1.9%, 0.8%, 1.6% and 2.7% for year 2010, 2011 and 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016, respectively.