10A NCAC 13K .1115       WASTE DISPOSAL

(a)  Sewage shall be discharged into a public sewer system, or if such is not available, it shall be disposed of in a manner approved by the North Carolina Division of Environmental Health.

(b)  Garbage and rubbish shall be stored in impervious containers in such a manner as not to become a nuisance or a health hazard.  A sufficient number of impervious containers with tight‑fitting lids shall be provided and kept clean and in good repair.  Refuse shall be removed from the outside storage at least once a week to a disposal site approved by the local health department.

(c)  The home or unit shall be maintained free of infestations of insects and rodents, and all openings to the outside shall be screened.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 131E‑202;

Eff. June 1, 1991.