Food contact surfaces definition

Food contact surfaces means those surfaces of equip- ment and utensils with which food normally comes in contact and those surfaces with which food may come in contact and drain back onto surfaces normally in contact with food.
Food contact surfaces means those surfaces that contact human food and those surfaces from which drainage onto the food or onto surfaces that contact the food ordinarily occurs during the normal course of operations. Food-contact surfaces includes utensils and food-contact surfaces of equipment.
Food contact surfaces means those surfaces of equipment and utensils with which food normally comes in contact.

Examples of Food contact surfaces in a sentence

  • Food contact surfaces, i.e., cutting boards, of all equipment and utensils, shall be sanitized by immersion for at least one-half minute in clean, hot water at a temperature of at least 180º Fahrenheit or by any other method approved by Health Facility Services.

  • Food contact surfaces of equipment shall be protected from contamination by consumers and other contaminating agents.

  • Food contact surfaces shall be nontoxic, smooth, in good repair, and free of breaks, open seams, cracks, pits, and similar imperfections.

  • Food contact surfaces and sinks shall be smooth and easily cleanable.

  • Food contact surfaces shall be thoroughly washed and sanitized after the processing of wild game and before the resumption of any other processing.


More Definitions of Food contact surfaces

Food contact surfaces means those surfaces of equipment or utensils with which food normally comes in contact, and those surfaces from which food may drain, drip, or splash into or onto food or surfaces normally in contact with food.
Food contact surfaces means those surfaces, including a water line, that is touched by a product or ingredient during processing. The term includes those surfaces from which water may drain, drip or splash back a surface of equipment or a utensil with which food normally comes into contact; or a surface of equipment or a utensil from which food may drain, drip, or splash into a food, or onto a surface normally in contact with food.
Food contact surfaces means those surfaces of equipment and utensils with which maple syrup comes in contact.
Food contact surfaces means those surfaces of equipment and utensils with which food normally comes into direct contact, and those surfaces with which food may come into contact and drain back onto surfaces normally in contact with food. Food contact surfaces used by customers in facilities are covered by the requirements contained in this regulation.
Food contact surfaces means those surfaces of equipment and utensils with which apples, apple cider and apple juice come in contact, and those surfaces from which food may drain, drip, or splash back onto surfaces in contact with food.
Food contact surfaces means any surface, including water lines, that contacts the product or ingredients, and those surfaces from which water may drain, drip, or splash back onto food or food contact surfaces.
Food contact surfaces means those surfaces of equipment and utensils with which food may come into contact and those surfaces that drain onto surfaces that may come into contact with food.