7 CFR 993.515 - Size categories.
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For the purpose of this part, the pack specifications prescribed for the packing of prunes in consumer packages shall, subject to the limitation prescribed in § 993.516, be according to those commercially recognized size categories as are listed in paragraph (a) of this section by numerical designation or in paragraph (b) of this section by nomenclature designation.
(a) Numerical designations. Each of the following is a numerical size category described by the range of the size counts of prunes per pounds included in the respective size categories expressed as follows or in an applicable equivalent range expressed in the metric system per 500 grams: 15/20, 15/22, 18/24, 20/30, 25/35, 30/40, 35/45, 40/50, 50/60, 60/70, 70/80, 75/85, 80/90, and 90/100.
(1) Extra large means any size count which falls within the range of 25 to 40 prunes, inclusive, per pound;
(2) Large means any size count which falls within the range of 40 to 60 prunes, inclusive, per pound;
(3) Medium means any size count which falls within the range of 60 to 85 prunes, inclusive, per pound; and
(4) Small, breakfast, petite, or economy means any size count which falls within the range of 85 to 100 prunes, inclusive, per pound.
[26 FR 8281, Sept. 2, 1961, as amended at 49 FR 35930, Sept. 13, 1984]
Effective Date Note:
Title 7 published on 2015-01-01.
No entries appear in the Federal Register after this date, for 7 CFR Part 993.