SCHEDULE 7Specified risk material, mechanically separated meat and slaughtering techniques

Removal of specified risk material at a cutting plant authorised under paragraph 13(1)

14.—(1) The occupier of a cutting plant authorised under paragraph 13(1) shall ensure that as soon as reasonably practicable after arrival at the plant of meat and in any event before the meat leaves the plant all specified risk material of the kind to which the authorisation relates is removed from the meat.

(2) Failure to comply with this paragraph is an offence.