67:42:11:06.01. Diaper changing. Facilities which care for infants must have a diaper changing table with a top which is easily cleanable and nonabsorbent. The table must be cleaned after each use with a solution of one ounce of household bleach to one quart of water. If a provider finds a product that the provider prefers to use instead of bleach, the provider shall submit the product label to the department. The department, in consultation with the Department of Health, shall review the product and make a determination of whether the product and the provider's established procedures for using the product is an effective and acceptable disinfectant.
Soiled disposable diapers must be kept in a leakproof, nonabsorbent container which is kept covered with a tight-fitting lid and disposed of as required in § 67:42:11:35.
A hand lavatory is required near the diaper changing area and must be separate from that used in the food preparation area.
Source: 13 SDR 197, effective July 1, 1987; 14 SDR 20, effective August 13, 1987; 15 SDR 94, effective January 1, 1989; 21 SDR 206, effective June 4, 1995; 31 SDR 40, effective September 29, 2004.
General Authority: SDCL 26-6-16.
Law Implemented: SDCL 26-6-16.
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