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Rule 901:3-45-05 | Bulk containers.


Barrels, drums, and other similar bulk containers used to store or ship maple syrup shall:

(A) Be made of food grade materials;

(B) Be in good condition and constructed to provide an easily cleanable surface;

(C) Be cleaned and sanitized prior to filling, and free of water at the time of filling; and

(D) Not be used if it has:

(1) Previously contained a chemical or other hazardous material including lead or lead-based paint;

(2) A food-contact surface that is rusted; or

(3) Lead solder on the food-contact surface.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 3715.24
Amplifies: 3715.24, 3715.25, 3715.59, 3715.60
Five Year Review Date: 9/2/2022
Prior Effective Dates: 2/15/2004