Last updated on 17 May 2013
Cutting plants authorised to remove SRM
Vertebral column in cattle older than 30 months and spinal cord in sheep and goats over 12 months of age or with a permanent incisor erupted is specified risk material. It can only be removed in cutting plants authorised under the TSE regulations.
Separate authorisations must be obtained for each process.
A list of authorised cutting plants can be found at the links below. For further information please contact:
Food Standards Agency
1-2 Peasholme Green
tel: 01904 456182