<html> <head> <title>Rule 12:11:02:14 Thermometer accuracy.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 12:11:02:14"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 12:11:02:14 Thermometer accuracy."> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Office HTML Filter 2.0"> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Originator content="Microsoft Word 10"> <style> <!-- --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US> <div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>12:11:02:14.&nbsp;&nbsp;Thermometer accuracy.</b> Long-stem indicating thermometers that are accurate within 0.5 degrees Fahrenheit plus or minus for the applicable temperature range shall be provided for determining temperatures of pasteurization of products in vats and for verifying the accuracy of recording thermometers. Short-stem indicating thermometers that are accurate within 0.5 degrees Fahrenheit plus or minus for the applicable temperature range shall be installed in the proper stationary position in all high-temperature short-time and dome-type pasteurizers and all storage tanks where temperature readings are required. Recording thermometers that are accurate within one degree Fahrenheit plus or minus shall be used on each pasteurizer to record pasteurization temperature.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> SL 1975, ch 16, &nbsp;1; 12 SDR 128, 12 SDR 154, effective July 1, 1986.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b> SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-8-4">39-8-4.</A></p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b> SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=39-8-4">39-8-4.</A></p> </div> </body> </html>