Material derived from any animal must be cleared at the
In order to facilitate correct identification of the shipment and to ensure timely delivery, the following documentation should accompany each shipment:
1. A written statement identifying the material and naming the animal species,
2. A written statement confirming that the material does not contain any other animal derived material (i.e., does not contain any livestock or poultry origin material).
3. A written statement confirming that the material was not derived from feline or canine species which were inoculated with or exposed to any infectious agents of USDA agricultural concern.
This document should be supplied on foreign producer/shipper letterhead, with the letterhead containing the physical address of the foreign producer/shipper. It should be written in a clear and concise manner, accompany each shipment, and be presented as a separate document for review at the
For all regulations and procedures, please refer to the appropriate USDA document.