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Title 7 Part 51 → §51.2556

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

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Title 7 Part 51 → §51.2556

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Title 7Subtitle BChapter ISubchapter CPart 51 → §51.2556


Title 7: Agriculture
PART 51—FRESH FRUITS, VEGETABLES AND OTHER PRODUCTS (INSPECTION, CERTIFICATION, AND STANDARDS)
Subpart—United States Standards for Grades of Shelled Pistachio Nuts


§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]


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