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Title 7 Part 51 → Subpart AA → §51.2556

Title 7 → Subtitle B → Chapter I → Subchapter C → Part 51 → Subpart AA → §51.2556

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Title 7 Part 51 → Subpart AA → §51.2556

§51.2556   Grades.

(a) “U.S. Fancy,” “U.S. Extra No. 1,” and “U.S. No. 1” consist of pistachio kernels which meet the following requirements:

(1) Well dried, or very well dried when specified in connection with the grade.

(2) Free from:

(i) Foreign material, including in-shell nuts, shells, or shell fragments.

(3) Free from damage by:

(i) Immature kernels;

(ii) Kernel spotting; and

(iii) Other defects.

(4) Free from serious damage by:

(i) Mold;

(ii) Minor insect or vertebrate injury;

(iii) Insect damage;

(iv) Rancidity;

(v) Decay; and,

(vi) Other defects.

(5) Unless otherwise specified, kernels shall meet the size classification of Jumbo Whole Kernels (See §51.2559).

(b) [Reserved]

[68 FR 50685, Aug. 22, 2003]