15A NCAC 18A .2654       EQUIPMENT, UTENSILS, AND LINENS

The provisions of this Rule make amendments, additions, and deletions to the Food Code incorporated by reference in Rule .2650 of this Section.  In Chapter 4, the following apply:

(1)           Delete Sections 4-204.14, 4-204.19, 4-204.111, 4-204.121, and 4-204.123.

(2)           In Section 4-205.10, amend to read:  "Except for toasters, mixers, microwave ovens, water heaters, and hoods, food equipment shall be used in accordance with the manufacturer's intended use and certified or classified for sanitation by an American National Standards Institute (ANSI)-accredited certification program.  If the equipment is not certified or classified for sanitation, the equipment shall meet Parts 4-1 and 4-2 of the Food Code as amended by this Rule.  Nonabsorbent wooden shelves that are in good repair may be used in dry storage areas."

(3)           In Section 4-301.14, amend to read:  "Ventilation hood systems and devices shall prevent grease or condensation from collecting on equipment, walls, and ceilings."

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A-248; S.L. 2011-394, Section 15(a);

Eff. September 1, 2012.