Title 7 Part 810 → Subpart E → §810.604

Title 7 → Subtitle B → Chapter VIII → Subchapter A → Part 810 → Subpart E → §810.604

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Title 7 Part 810 → Subpart E → §810.604

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Title 7Subtitle BChapter VIIISubchapter APart 810Subpart E → §810.604

Title 7: Agriculture
Subpart E—United States Standards for Flaxseed

§810.604   Grades and grade requirements for flaxseed.

GradeMinimum test weight per bushel (pounds)Maximum limits of damaged kernels—
Heat damaged kernels (percent)Total (percent)
U.S. No.
U.S. No. 247.00.515.0
U.S. Sample grade—
U.S. Sample grade is flaxseed that:
(a) Does not meet the requirements for the grades U.S. Nos. 1 or 2; or
(b) Contains 8 or more stones which have an aggregate weight in excess of 0.2 percent of the sample weight, 2 or more pieces of glass, 3 or more crotalaria seeds (Crotalaria spp.), 2 or more castor beans (Ricinus communis L.), 4 or more particles of an unknown foreign substance(s) or a commonly recognized harmful or toxic substance(s), 10 or more rodent pellets, bird dropping, or equivalent quantity of other animal filth per 118 to 114 quarts of flaxseed; or
(c) Has musty, sour, or commercially objectionable foreign odor (except smut or garlic odor), or
(d) Is heating or otherwise of distinctly low quality.