PDFWAC 246-215-05330

Design and construction—Hose, construction and identification (2009 FDA Food Code 5-302.16).

A hose used for conveying drinking water from a water tank must be:
(1) Safe;
(2) Durable, corrosion-resistant, and nonabsorbent;
(3) Resistant to pitting, chipping, crazing, scratching, scoring, distortion, and decomposition;
(4) Finished with a smooth interior surface; and
(5) Clearly and durably identified as to its use if not permanently attached.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050 and 43.20.145. WSR 13-03-109, § 246-215-05330, filed 1/17/13, effective 5/1/13.]