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  • § 555.222 Table of distances between fireworks process buildings and between fireworks process and fireworks nonprocess buildings.

    |Net weight of fireworks [^1](Net weight is the weight of all pyrotechnic compositions, and explosive materials and fuse only.) (pounds)|Display fireworks [^2](The distances in this column apply only with natural or artificial barricades. If such barricades are not used, the distances must be doubled.) (feet)|Consumer fireworks [^3](While consumer fireworks or articles pyrotechnic in a finished state are not subject to regulation, explosive materials used to manufacture or assemble such fireworks or articles are subject to regulation. Thus, fireworks process buildings where consumer fireworks or articles pyrotechnic are being processed shall meet these requirements.) (feet)| |---|---|---| |0-100|57|37| |101-200|69|37| |201-300|77|37| |301-400|85|37| |401-500|91|37| |Above 500|Not permitted [^4](A maximum of 500 pounds of in-process pyrotechnic compositions, either loose or in partially-assembled fireworks, is permitted in any fireworks process building. Finished display fireworks may not be stored in a fireworks process building.)[^5](A maximum of 10 pounds of flash powder, either in loose form or in assembled units, is permitted in any fireworks process building. Quantities in excess of 10 pounds must be kept in an approved magazine.)|Not permitted [^4](A maximum of 500 pounds of in-process pyrotechnic compositions, either loose or in partially-assembled fireworks, is permitted in any fireworks process building. Finished display fireworks may not be stored in a fireworks process building.)[^5](A maximum of 10 pounds of flash powder, either in loose form or in assembled units, is permitted in any fireworks process building. Quantities in excess of 10 pounds must be kept in an approved magazine.)|

  • § 555.221 Requirements for display fireworks, pyrotechnic compositions, and explosive materials used in assembling fireworks or articles pyrotechnic.

    (a) Display fireworks, pyrotechnic compositions, and explosive materials used to assemble fireworks and articles pyrotechnic shall be stored at all times as required by this Subpart unless they are in the process of manufacture, assembly, packaging, or are being transported.

  • § 555.223 Table of distances between fireworks process buildings and other specified areas.

    |Distance from Passenger Railways, Public Highways, Fireworks Plant Buildings used to Store Consumer Fireworks and Articles Pyrotechnic, Magazines and Fireworks Shipping Buildings, and Inhabited Buildings. [^3](This table does not apply to the separation distances between fireworks process buildings \(see § 555.222\) and between magazines \(see §§ 555.218 and 555.224\).)[^4](The distances in this table apply with or without artificial or natural barricades or screen barricades. However, the use of barricades is highly recommended.)[^5](No work of any kind, except to place or move items other than explosive materials from storage, shall be conducted in any building designated as a warehouse. A fireworks plant warehouse is not subject to § 555.222 or this section, tables of distances.)|Net weight of fireworks [^1](Net weight is the weight of all pyrotechnic compositions, and exposive materials and fuse only.) (pounds)|Display fireworks [^1](Net weight is the weight of all pyrotechnic compositions, and exposive materials and fuse only.) (feet)|Consumer fireworks [^2](While consumer fireworks or articles pyrotechnic in a finished state are not subject to regulation, explosive materials used to manufacture or assemble such fireworks or articles are subject to regulation. Thus, fireworks process buildings where consumer fireworks or articles pyrotechnic are being processed shall meet these requirements.) (feet)| |---|---|---|---| |0-100|200|25| |101-200|200|50| |201-300|200|50| |301-400|200|50| |401-500|200|50| |Above 500|Not permitted|Not permitted.|

  • § 555.224 Table of distances for the storage of display fireworks (except bulk salutes).

    |Net weight of firework [^1](Net weight is the weight of all pyrotechnic compositions, and explosive materials and fuse only.) (pounds)|Distance between magazine and inhabited building, passenger railway, or public highway [^3](For fireworks storage magazines in use prior to March 7. 1990; and the distances in this table may be halved if properly barricaded between the magazine and potential receptor sites. \(55 FR 3717\))[^4](This table does not apply to the storage of bulk salutes. Use table at § 555.218.) (feet)|Distance between magazines [^2](For the purposes of applying this table, the term “magazine” also includes fireworks shipping buildings for display fireworks.)[^3](For fireworks storage magazines in use prior to March 7. 1990; and the distances in this table may be halved if properly barricaded between the magazine and potential receptor sites. \(55 FR 3717\)) (feet)| |---|---|---| |0-1000|150|100| |1001-5000|230|150| |5001-10000|300|200| |Above 10000|Use table § 555.218||

  • § 555.11 Meaning of terms.

    Articles pyrotechnic. Pyrotechnic devices for professional use similar to consumer fireworks in chemical composition and construction but not intended for consumer use. Such articles meeting the weight limits for consumer fireworks but not labeled as such and classified by U.S. Department of Transportation regulations in 49 CFR 172.101 as UN0431 or UN0432.

  • § 555.123 Records maintained by licensed manufacturers.

    (3) Quantity (applicable quantity units, such as pounds of explosives, number of detonators, number of display fireworks, etc.).

  • § 555.122 Records maintained by licensed importers.

    (4) Quantity (applicable quantity units, such as pounds of explosives, number of detonators, number of display fireworks, etc.).

  • § 555.124 Records maintained by licensed dealers.

    (4) Quantity (applicable quantity units, such as pounds of explosives, number of detonators, number of display fireworks, etc.).

  • § 555.125 Records maintained by permittees.

    (iv) Quantity (applicable quantity units, such as pounds of explosives, number of detonators, number of display fireworks, etc.);

  • § 555.127 Daily summary of magazine transactions.

    In taking the inventory required by §§ 555.122, 555.123, 555.124, and 555.125, a licensee or permittee shall enter the inventory in a record of daily summary transactions to be kept at each magazine of an approved storage facility; however, these records may be kept at one central location on the business premises if separate records of daily transactions are kept for each magazine. Not later than the close of the next business day, each licensee and permittee shall record by manufacturer's name or brand name, the total quantity received in and removed from each magazine during the day, and the total remaining on hand at the end of the day. Quantity entries for display fireworks may be expressed as the number and size of individual display fireworks in a finished state or as the number of packaged display segments or packaged displays. Information as to the number and size of display fireworks contained in any one packaged display segment or packaged display shall be provided to any ATF officer on request. Any discrepancy which might indicate a theft or loss of explosive materials is to be reported in accordance with § 555.30.