27 CFR 24.242 - Authority to use greater quantities of decolorizing material in juice or wine.

§ 24.242 Authority to use greater quantities of decolorizing material in juice or wine.
(a) Proprietor's notice. If the proprietor desires to remove color from juice prior to fermentation or if color in excess of that normally present in wine develops during the production or storage of a particular lot or lots, and if the proprietor desires to use activated carbon in excess of twenty-five pounds per 1,000 gallons (3.0 grams per liter) of juice or wine to remove this color, the proprietor, prior to starting the treatment, shall submit to the appropriate TTB officer a written notice for each lot of juice or wine to be treated for decolorization. The written notice will state
(1) The reason for the treatment;
(2) The volume, kind, and type of juice or wine to be treated;
(3) The kind and quantity of decolorizing material to be used; and,
(4) The length of time the decolorizing material is in contact with the juice or wine.
(b) Action by the appropriate TTB officer on proprietor's notice. Upon receipt of the proprietor's notice, the appropriate TTB officer may require the proprietor to submit samples representative of the lot of juice or wine for examination by the TTB laboratory.
(c) Samples and chemical analysis—
(1) Samples. If the appropriate TTB officer requires samples under paragraph (b) of this section, the proprietor shall prepare samples representative of the lot of juice or wine for examination. The samples will consist of:
(i) The juice or wine before treatment with decolorizing material,
(ii) The juice or wine after treatment with decolorizing material, and
(iii) The decolorizing material used.
(2) Chemical analysis. If the TTB chemical analyses of the samples shows that the proposed treatment would remove only color and will not remove the vinous characteristics of the wine, the appropriate TTB officer will return an approved copy of the proprietor's written notice. If the TTB chemical analysis shows that the proposed treatment is not acceptable, the appropriate TTB officer will send the proprietor a letter stating the reason(s) for disallowing the proposed treatment.
(Sec. 201, Pub. L. 85-859, 72 Stat. 1383, as amended (26 U.S.C. 5382))
(Approved by the Office of Management and Budget under control numbers 1512-0292 and 1512-0298)
[T.D. ATF-299, 55 FR 24989, June 19, 1990, as amended by T.D. ATF-409, 64 FR 13683, Mar. 22, 1999]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 5 - GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATION AND EMPLOYEES
U.S. Code: Title 26 - INTERNAL REVENUE CODE

§ 5001 - Imposition, rate, and attachment of tax

§ 5008 - Abatement, remission, refund, and allowance for loss or destruction of distilled spirits

§ 5041 - Imposition and rate of tax

§ 5042 - Exemption from tax

§ 5044 - Refund of tax on wine

§ 5061 - Method of collecting tax

§ 5062 - Refund and drawback in case of exportation

§ 5121 - Recordkeeping by wholesale dealers

§ 5122 - Recordkeeping by retail dealers

§ 5123 - Preservation and inspection of records, and entry of premises for inspection

§ 5124 - Registration by dealers

§ 5173 - Bonds

§ 5206 - Containers

§ 5214 - Withdrawal of distilled spirits from bonded premises free of tax or without payment of tax

§ 5215 - Return of tax determined distilled spirits to bonded premises

§ 5351 - Bonded wine cellar

§ 5353 - Bonded wine warehouse

§ 5354 - Bond

§ 5356 - Application

§ 5357 - Premises

§ 5361 - Bonded wine cellar operations

§ 5362 - Removals of wine from bonded wine cellars

§ 5364 - Wine imported in bulk

§ 5365 - Segregation of operations

§ 5366 - Supervision

§ 5367 - Records

§ 5368 - Gauging and marking

§ 5369 - Inventories

§ 5370 - Losses

§ 5371 - Insurance coverage, etc.

§ 5372 - Sampling

§ 5373 - Wine spirits

§ 5381 - Natural wine

§ 5382 - Cellar treatment of natural wine

§ 5383 - Amelioration and sweetening limitations for natural grape wines

§ 5384 - Amelioration and sweetening limitations for natural fruit and berry wines

§ 5385 - Specially sweetened natural wines

§ 5386 - Special natural wines

§ 5387 - Agricultural wines

§ 5388 - Designation of wines

§ 5391 - Exemption from distilled spirits taxes

§ 5392 - Definitions

§ 5511 - Establishment and operation

§ 5551 - General provisions relating to bonds

§ 5552 - Installation of meters, tanks, and other apparatus

§ 5661 - Penalty and forfeiture for violation of laws and regulations relating to wine

§ 5662 - Penalty for alteration of wine labels

§ 5684 - Penalties relating to the payment and collection of liquor taxes

§ 6065 - Verification of returns

§ 6091 - Place for filing returns or other documents

§ 6109 - Identifying numbers

§ 6301 - Collection authority

§ 6302 - Mode or time of collection

§ 6311 - Payment of tax by commercially acceptable means

§ 6651 - Failure to file tax return or to pay tax

§ 6676 - Erroneous claim for refund or credit

§ 7302 - Property used in violation of internal revenue laws

§ 7342 - Penalty for refusal to permit entry or examination

§ 7502 - Timely mailing treated as timely filing and paying

§ 7503 - Time for performance of acts where last day falls on Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday

§ 7606 - Entry of premises for examination of taxable objects

§ 7805 - Rules and regulations

§ 7851 - Applicability of revenue laws

U.S. Code: Title 31 - MONEY AND FINANCE