21 CFR 556.150 - Chlortetracycline.

§ 556.150 Chlortetracycline.

(a)Acceptable daily intake (ADI). The ADI for total residues of tetracyclines including chlortetracycline, oxytetracycline, and tetracycline is 25 micrograms per kilogram of body weight per day.


(1) Tolerances are established for the sum of tetracycline residues in tissues of beef cattle, nonlactating dairy cows, calves, swine, sheep, chickens, turkeys, and ducks, of 2 parts per million (ppm) in muscle, 6 ppm in liver, and 12 ppm in fat and kidney.

(2) A tolerance is established for residues of chlortetracycline in eggs of 0.4 ppm.

[ 63 FR 52158, Sept. 30, 1998, as amended at 63 FR 57246, Oct. 27, 1998]

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The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 21 CFR Part 556 after this date.

  • 2016-12-27; vol. 81 # 248 - Tuesday, December 27, 2016
    1. 81 FR 94991 - New Animal Drugs for Use in Animal Feed; Approval of New Animal Drug Applications; Withdrawal of Approval of New Animal Drug Applications
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      Final rule; technical amendment.
      This rule is effective December 30, 2016.
      21 CFR Parts 556 and 558