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Table 2E

Dairy

Potential ingredient or other food-related chemical hazards

Category Number Subcategory Storage Conditions Hazards Example Products
Dairy - Dry Powders 1 Dry milk products Shelf-Stable Dried Milk, Whey Powder, Instant Nonfat Dry Milk, Whey Protein Powder
Dairy - Milk and Butter 2 Butter products Refrigerated Butter, Butter Spreads, Unsalted Butter Blends
Dairy - Milk and Butter 3 Pasteurized Milk and cream products Refrigerated Heavy metals,Industrial chemicals,Mycotoxins/Natural toxins Fluid White Milk, Flavored Milks, Buttermilk, Creams (Heavy, Light, Whipping), Goat Milk, Sheep Milk
Dairy - Milk and Butter 4 Cultured milk products Refrigerated Pesticides Sour cream, Plain/Flavored Yogurt
Dairy, Milk and Milk Products Shelf-Stable 5 Ultra-High Temperature Dairy Products Shelf-Stable Heavy metals,Industrial chemicals,Mycotoxins/Natural toxins Dairy Creamer, UHT Milk
Dairy, Milk and Milk Products Shelf-Stable 6 Stabilized Liquid Milk Products Shelf-Stable Radiological Evaporated Milk, Sweetened Condensed Milk
Dairy - Milk, Frozen 7 Ice cream, regular and low fat (no inclusions) Frozen Mycotoxins/Natural toxins,Pesticides,Radiological Vanilla, Chocolate, Strawberry, Coconut
Dairy - Milk, Frozen 8 Ice cream, regular and low fat with inclusions Frozen Mycotoxins/Natural toxins,Pesticides,Radiological Butter Pecan, Mint Chocolate Chip, Fudge Ripple, Rocky Road, Cherry Vanilla, Black Raspberry, Peppermint Cookie
Dairy - Milk, Frozen 9 Sherbets Frozen Radiological All Flavors
Dairy - Milk, Frozen 10 Frozen Novelty Items Frozen Mycotoxins/Natural toxins,Pesticides,Radiological Milk Shakes, Ice Cream Cakes, Ice Cream Sandwiches, Chocolate Covered Ice Cream Bar, Chocolate/Nut Topped Ice Cream Desserts, Frozen Yogurt
Dairy - Cheese and Cheese Products - Whole 11a Cheese (not soft) Shelf-Stable Hard Cheese, Cheddar Cheese, Parmesan Cheese, Asiago Cheese
Dairy - Cheese and Cheese Products - Whole 11b Cheese (not soft) Refrigerated Hard Cheese, Cheddar Cheese, Parmesan Cheese, Asiago Cheese
Dairy - Cheese and Cheese Products - Whole 12 Semi-soft cheese Refrigerated Blue, Monterey, Muenster, Provolone, Oaxaca, Stilton, Colby, Monterey Jack, Mozzarella, Edam, Gouda
Dairy - Cheese and Cheese Products - Whole 13 Soft, ripened cheese Refrigerated Brie, Camembert, Grayson, Cheese Curd
Dairy - Cheese and Cheese Products - Whole 14 Soft, unripened cheese/ fresh cheese Refrigerated Cottage Cheese, Cream Cheese, Ricotta, Queso Fresco, Cheese Curd, Goat Cheese
Dairy - Cheese and Cheese Products - Sliced, Shredded, or Grated 15a Cheese (not soft) Shelf-Stable Hard Cheese, Cheddar Cheese, Parmesan Cheese, Asiago Cheese
Dairy - Cheese and Cheese Products - Sliced, Shredded, or Grated 15b Cheese (not soft) Refrigerated Hard Cheese, Cheddar Cheese, Parmesan Cheese, Asiago Cheese
Dairy - Cheese and Cheese Products - Sliced, Shredded, or Grated 16 Semi-soft cheese Refrigerated Monterey, Muenster, Provolone, Oaxaca, Colby, Monterey Jack, Mozzarella