Result 2.5: Two separate sampling plans for animal origin food and feed that include microbiological and chemical contaminants (drug residues, pesticides and other chemicals) and quality (adulteration and identity): 1 for national market and 1 for imported animal origin food and feed are prepared.
Indicative activities:
2.5.1 Review existing sampling plans (surveillance and monitoring) implemented in Lebanon for animal origin food and feed;
2.5.2 Assess the current laboratories capacities and available testing methods to conduct the analysis of contaminants, food quality, adulteration and identity;
2.5.3 Identify all laboratory needs to enable the laboratory to conduct the testing according to the best international practices;
2.5.4 Prepare the technical specification for the procurement of additional laboratory equipment through separate contracting procedures and support in identification of external laboratories for certain specific tests that cannot be performed in Lebanon;
2.5.5 Draft the guideline describing how sampling plan for imported animal origin food and feed shall be prepared;
2.5.6 Draft the sampling plan (microbiological and chemical analysis) for imported animal origin food and feed in line with international standards;
2.5.7 Draft the sampling plan (microbiological and chemical analysis) for domestic animal origin food and feed produced at national level in line with international standards.
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