2017 Tennessee Code
Title 39 - Criminal Offenses
Chapter 17 - Offenses Against Public Health, Safety and Welfare
Part 14 - Metals Recycling
§ 39-17-1403. Posting of requisite notice.

Universal Citation: TN Code § 39-17-1403 (2017)
  • A metals recycling facility shall post in a conspicuous location a notice that is readily visible to all persons selling materials to the facility. The notice shall be no smaller than twenty-four inches (24") horizontally by eighteen inches (18") vertically and must contain the following language:
    • TENNESSEE LAW PROHIBITS THE SALE, TRANSFER OR CONVEYANCE OF ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS TO THIS FACILITY WITHOUT FIRST OBTAINING OUR SIGNED WRITTEN ACKNOWLEDGMENT THAT WE WILL ACCEPT THE ITEM:
      • (A) LEAD-ACID BATTERIES;
      • (B) FUEL TANKS;
      • (C) PCB-CONTAINING CAPACITORS;
      • (D) CHLOROFLUOROCARBON REFRIGERANTS; AND
      • (E) UNSPENT AIR BAGS.
    • A VIOLATION OF THIS LAW IS A CLASS B MISDEMEANOR.
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