SECTION .0200 ‑ EQUIPMENT AND PROCESSING
21 NCAC 34C .0201 HOLDING FACILITY; CREMATION UNIT;
shall have the following:
holding facility of suitable size to accommodate all human remains which are
retained and awaiting cremation.
commercially‑manufactured cremation unit, within the crematory, made
specifically for the cremation of human remains, meeting the following minimum
ash collection pan to minimize commingling of cremated remains of one human
remains with another.
hearth or floor without depressions so as to minimize commingling of cremated
remains of one human remains with another.
door safety switch to stop the burner operation when the front charging door is
pollution monitoring system to monitor and detect smoke when the density
exceeds applicable federal and state standards, whereupon the system will
automatically stop the burner operation on a time setting of not less than
by Underwriters Laboratory or a comparable testing agency.
commercially‑manufactured processor, within the crematory, made
specifically for the pulverization of cremated remains, meeting the following
of consistently processing cremated remains to unidentifiable dimensions.
dust‑resistant processing chamber.
exterior surface made of easily cleaned, non‑corrosive material.
History Note: Authority G.S. 90‑210.41(9),(12);
Eff. July 1, 1991;
Recodified from Rule .0202 Eff. July 7, 1992.