1550.1530 SATISFACTORY COMPLIANCE FOR HEALTH AND HYGIENE PRACTICES.
Health and hygiene practices of personnel shall be considered satisfactory when the following conditions are met:
personnel wear clean, washable, light-colored outer working garments;
personnel wear suitable head coverings;
personnel do not wear fingernail polish or costume jewelry;
gloves are kept in a sanitary condition;
clothing, shoes, boots, and other personal effects are not stored in processing rooms;
production employees keep their hands clean and fingernails trimmed and clean; they wash their hands before starting to work and again after each interruption;
personnel having infected wounds, sores, or boils on their hands, arms, or other exposed portions of the body are excluded from contacting ingredients, products, or product contact surfaces; and
personnel affected with or carriers of communicable or infectious diseases are excluded from all product areas.