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Feeding Stuffs Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2001

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Part A— Compound Feeding Stuffs except those for pets

Analytical constituentsLimits of variation (absolute value in percentage by weight, except where otherwise specified)
Ash

If present in excess—

  • 2 for declarations of 10% or more

  • 20% of the amount stated for declarations of 5% or more but less than 10%

  • 1 for declarations less than 5%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 3 for declarations of 10% or more

  • 30% of the amount stated for declarations of 5% or more but less than 10%

  • 1.5 for declarations less than 5%

Ash insoluble in hydrochloric acid

If present in excess—

  • 2 for declarations of 10% or more

  • 20% of the amount stated for declarations of 4% or more but less than 10%

  • 1 for declarations less than 4%

Calcium

If present in excess—

  • 3.6 for declarations of 16% or more

  • 22.5% of the amount stated for declarations of 12% or more but less than 16%

  • 2.7 for declarations of 6% or more but less than 12%

  • 45% of the amount stated for declarations of 1% or more but less than 6%

  • 0.45 for declarations less than 1%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 1.2 for declarations of 16% or more

  • 7.5% of the amount stated for declarations of 12% or more but less than 16%

  • 0.9 for declarations of 6% or more but less than 12%

  • 15% of the amount stated for declarations of 1% or more but less than 6%

  • 0.15 for declarations less than 1%

Cystine

In case of deficiency—

  • 30% of the amount stated

Fibre

If present in excess—

  • 1.8 for declarations of 12% or more

  • 15% of the amount stated for declarations of 6% or more but less than 12%

  • 0.9 for declarations less than 6%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 5.4 for declarations of 12% or more

  • 45% of the amount stated for declarations of 6% or more but less than 12%

  • 2.7 for declarations less than 6%

Lysine
  • In case of deficiency—

  • 30% of the amount stated

Magnesium

If present in excess—

  • 4.5 for declarations of 15% or more

  • 30% of the amount stated for declarations of 7.5% or more but less than 15%

  • 2.25 for declarations of 5% or more but less than 7.5%

  • 45% of the amount stated for declarations of 0.7% or more but less than 5%

  • 0.3 for declarations less than 0.7%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 1.5 for declarations of 15% or more

  • 10% of the amount stated for declarations of 7.5% or more but less than 15%

  • 0.75 for declarations of 5% or more but less than 7.5%

  • 15% of the amount stated for declarations of 0.7% or more but less than 5%

  • 0.1 for declarations less than 0.7%

Methionine
  • In case of deficiency—

  • 30% of the amount stated

Moisture
  • If present in excess—

  • 1 for declarations of 10% or more

  • 10% of the amount stated for declarations of 5% or more but less than 10%

  • 0.5 for declarations less than 5%

Oils and fats
  • If present in excess—

  • 3 for declarations of 15% or more

  • 20% of the amount stated for declarations of 8% or more but less than 15%

  • 1.6 for declarations less than 8%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 1.5 for declarations of 15% or more

  • 10% of the amount stated for declarations of 8% or more but less than 15%

  • 0.8 for declarations less than 8%

Phosphorus

If present in excess—

  • 3.6 for declarations of 16% or more

  • 22.5% of the amount stated for declarations of 12% or more but less than 16%

  • 2.7 for declarations of 6% or more but less than 12%

  • 45% of the amount stated for declarations of 1% or more but less than 6%

  • 0.45 for declarations less than 1%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 1.2 for declarations of 16% or more

  • 7.5% of the amount stated for declarations of 12% or more but less than 16%

  • 0.9 for declarations of 6% or more but less than 12%

  • 15% of the amount stated for declarations of 1% or more but less than 6%

  • 0.15 for declarations less than 1%

Potassium
  • If present in excess—

  • 4.5 for declarations of 15% or more

  • 30% of the amount stated for declarations of 7.5% or more but less than 15%

  • 2.25 for declarations of 5% or more but less than 7.5%

  • 45% of the amount stated for declarations of 0.7% or more but less than 5%

  • 0.3 for declarations less than 0.7%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 1.5% for declarations of 15% or more

  • 10% of the amount stated for declarations of 7.5% or more but less than 15%

  • 0.75 for declarations of 5% or more but less than 7.5%

  • 15% of the amount stated for declarations of 0.7% or more but less than 5%

  • 0.1 for declarations less than 0.7%

Protein

If present in excess—

  • 4 for declarations of 20% or more

  • 20% of the amount stated for declarations of 10% or more but less than 20%

  • 2 for declarations less than 10%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 2 for declarations of 20% or more

  • 10% of the amount stated for declarations of 10% or more but less than 20%

  • 1 for declarations less than 10%

Protein equivalent of biuret, diureidoisobutane, urea or urea phosphate
  • ±1.25 or ±20% of the amount stated, whichever is greater

Sodium
  • If present in excess—

  • 4.5 for declarations of 15% or more

  • 30% of the amount stated for declarations of 7.5% or more but less than 15%

  • 2.25 for declarations of 5% or more but less than 7.5%

  • 45% of the amount stated for declarations of 0.7% or more but less than 5%

  • 0.3 for declarations less than 0.7%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 1.5 for declarations of 15% or more

  • 10% of the amount stated for declarations of 7.5% or more but less than 15%

  • 0.75 for declarations of 5% or more but less than 7.5%

  • 15% of the amount stated for declarations of 0.7% or more but less than5%

  • 0.1 for declarations less than 0.7%

Starch and total sugar plus starch
  • If present in excess—

  • 5 for declarations of 25% or more

  • 20% of the amount stated for declarations of 10% or more but less than 25%

  • 2 for declarations less than 10%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 2.5 for declarations of 25% or more

  • 10% of the amount stated for declarations of 10% or more but less than 25%

  • 1 for declarations less than 10%

Threonine
  • In case of deficiency—

  • 30% of the amount stated

Total sugar
  • If present in excess—

  • 4 for declarations of 20% or more

  • 20% of the amount stated for declarations of 10% or more but less than 20%

  • 2 for declarations less than 10%

  • In case of deficiency—

  • 2 for declarations of 20% or more

  • 10% of the amount stated for declarations of 10% or more but less than 20%

  • 1 for declarations less than 10%

Tryptophan
  • In case of deficiency—

  • 30% of the amount stated

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