590.532 Liquid egg holding.§ 590.532 Liquid egg holding. Link to an amendment published at 85 FR 68680, Oct. 29, 2020. Link to a correction published at 85 FR 81340, Dec. 16, 2020.
(a) Tanks and vats used for holding liquid eggs shall be of approved construction, fitted with covers, and located in rooms maintained in a sanitary condition. Notwithstanding the foregoing, tanks designed for installation partially outside of a room or building are acceptable, providing all openings into the tanks terminate in the processing room.
(b) Liquid egg holding tanks or vats shall be equipped with suitable thermometers and agitators.
(c) Inlets to holding tanks or vats shall be such as to prevent excessive foaming.
(d) Gaskets, if used, shall be of a sanitary type.[36 FR 9814, May 28, 1971. Redesignated at 42 FR 32514, June 27, 1977, as amended at 45 FR 23641, Apr. 8, 1980. Redesignated at 46 FR 63203, Dec. 31, 1981]