U.S. Code of Federal Regulations
Regulations most recently checked for updates: Sep 30, 2023
This group consists of unsorted tobacco from which the trash has been removed.
|U.S. grades||Grade names, minimum specifications, and tolerances|
|X1||Fine Quality Straight Stripped. Heavy, ripe, firm, semielastic, normal strength and width, and 16 inches or over in length. Uniformity, 85 percent; injury tolerance, 15 percent.|
|X2||Fair Quality Straight Stripped. Heavy mature, close, inelastic, normal strength, narrow, and 16 inches or over in length. Uniformity, 75 percent. Tolerances: 5 percent crude, 5 percent frozen, and 25 percent injury.|
|X3||Low Quality Straight Stripped. Heavy, immature, close, inelastic, weak, and narrow. Uniformity, 60 percent. Tolerances: 10 percent crude, 10 percent frozen, and 40 percent injury.|