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Guidance Table

Table 1E

Dairy

Potential ingredient or other food-related biological hazards

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