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Title 27Chapter ISubchapter APart 19Subpart L → Subject Group

Title 27: Alcohol, Tobacco Products and Firearms
Subpart L—Production of Distilled Spirits

Rules for Chemical Byproducts

§19.308   Spirits content of chemicals produced.

All chemicals and chemical byproducts produced must be substantially free of spirits before being removed from bonded premises. The spirits content of chemicals to be removed from bonded premises must not exceed 10 percent by volume unless the appropriate TTB officer approves higher limits. A proprietor must test chemicals for spirits content and maintain a record of such tests as required by §19.584.

(26 U.S.C. 5201)

§19.309   Disposition of chemicals.

Chemicals that meet the requirements in §19.308 may be removed from bonded premises by pipeline or in containers marked to show the contents. The proprietor must determine the quantities of chemicals removed from bonded premises and keep records of removals as required by §19.586. A TTB officer may take samples of chemicals.

(26 U.S.C. 5201, 5222)

§19.310   Wash water.

Water used in washing chemicals to remove spirits may be run into a wash tank or a distilling material tank, or may be destroyed or disposed of on the premises.

(26 U.S.C. 5008, 5201)

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