SECTION .0400 ‑ PUBLIC SAFETY

 

2 NCAC 34 .0401                PUBLIC SAFETY: STORAGE AND HANDLING OF CONTAINERS

(a)  All pesticides shall be kept securely, in leakproof containers and labeled as specified in 2 NCAC 34 .0402.

(b)  In no case shall containers of pesticide(s) be left where pets, domestic animals, children, or other unauthorized persons might remove or consume the contents.

(c)  Food containers shall not be used as pesticide containers.

(d)  When pesticides are stored or transported in or on a vehicle, a suitable storage space shall be provided thereon.  Such space shall be constructed so as to maintain all pesticide containers in a manner which will prevent spills and shall be locked when the vehicle is unattended.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 106‑65.29;

Eff. July 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. November 22, 1977;

Amended Eff. July 1, 1998; January 1, 1989; August 1, 1980.