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ASSE - 1008

Performance Requirements for Plumbing Aspects of Residential Food Waste Disposer Units

active, Most Current
Organization: ASSE
Publication Date: 1 April 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 20
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Description

These devices shall be designed to reduce food waste particle sizes for discharging into the sanitary drainage system. Devices shall include a means of self-cleaning and means to protect against mechanical shock. When a dishwasher discharge connection(s) is incorporated in the device, the device shall be designed so that if the discharge connection becomes blocked, backflow into the dishwasher shall not occur.

Connections

The device shall be designed for the installation for which it is intended. The terminal outlet of the device shall be 1.5 in (40 mm) nominal tube size.

Electrical Requirements

Product shall comply with the appropriate requirements of UL 430 or CSA C22.2 No. 68.

Mounting Means

A durable, cleanable, leakproof mounting to the sink shall be provided with the device.

Feed Hopper Closure/Splash Guard

The device shall include a means to minimize the ejection of food waste through the feed opening.

Document History

1008
April 1, 2019
Performance Requirements for Plumbing Aspects of Residential Food Waste Disposer Units
Description These devices shall be designed to reduce food waste particle sizes for discharging into the sanitary drainage system. Devices shall include a means of self-cleaning and means to protect...
May 1, 2006
Performance Requirements for Plumbing Aspects of Residential Food Waste Disposer Units
Description This standard applies to household type food waste disposers intended for installation in the household kitchen sink outlet, supplied with water from the sink supply faucet and...
January 1, 1986
Performance Requirements for Household Food Waste Disposer Units
A description is not available for this item.
January 1, 1986
Performance Requirements for Household Food Waste Disposer Units
A description is not available for this item.

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