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§ 17896.7. Prohibitions.

14 CA ADC § 17896.7Barclays Official California Code of Regulations

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Title 14. Natural Resources
Division 7. Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Chapter 3.2. In-Vessel Digestion Operations and Facilities Regulatory Requirements
Article 1. In-Vessel Digestion Operations and Facilities Regulatory Requirements
14 CCR § 17896.7
§ 17896.7. Prohibitions.
The following activities are prohibited at all in-vessel digestion operations and facilities and at all sites where in-vessel digestion activities that are excluded from regulation under this Chapter occur:
(a) The in-vessel digestion of unprocessed mammalian tissue, including but not limited to, flesh, organs, hide, blood, bone and marrow, except when received:
(1) from a food facility as defined in Health and Safety Code section 113789, grocery store; or residential food scrap collection; or
(2) as part of a research activity for the purpose of obtaining data on pathogen reduction or other public health, animal health, safety, or environmental concerns in accordance with section 17896.8; or
(3) from a source and processed by a facility approved by the Department in consultation with the State Water Resources Control Board and the California Department of Food and Agriculture, on a case-by-case basis.
(b) The in-vessel digestion of treated or untreated medical waste.
(c) The in-vessel digestion of hazardous waste.


Note: Authority cited: Sections 40502, 43020 and 43021, Public Resources Code. Reference: Sections 40053, 43020 and 43021, Public Resources Code.
1. New section filed 11-10-2015; operative 1-1-2016 (Register 2015, No. 46).
This database is current through 3/17/23 Register 2023, No. 11.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 14, § 17896.7, 14 CA ADC § 17896.7
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