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Title 7 Part 51 → §51.2712

Title 7 → Subtitle B → Chapter I → Subchapter C → Part 51 → §51.2712

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Title 7 Part 51 → §51.2712

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Title 7Subtitle BChapter ISubchapter CPart 51 → §51.2712


Title 7: Agriculture
PART 51—FRESH FRUITS, VEGETABLES AND OTHER PRODUCTS (INSPECTION, CERTIFICATION, AND STANDARDS)
Subpart—United States Standards for Shelled Runner Type Peanuts


§51.2712   U.S. No. 2 Runner.

“U.S. No. 2 Runner” consists of shelled Runner type peanut kernels of similar varietal characteristics which may be split or broken, but which are free from foreign material, damage and minor defects, and which will not pass through a screen having 1764 inch round openings.

(a) In order to allow for variations incident to proper grading and handling, the following tolerances, by weight, shall be permitted:

(1) 2 percent for other varieties of peanuts;

(2) 2.5 percent for damaged or unshelled peanuts and minor defects;

(3) 0.2 percent for foreign material; and,

(4) 6 percent for sound peanuts and portions of peanuts which will pass through the prescribed screen.


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