• ASSE 1008
  • Revision:2019 Edition, April 2019
  • Published Date:April 2019
  • Status:Active, Most Current
  • Document Language:English
  • Published By:American Society of Sanitary Engineering (ASSE)
  • Page Count:20
  • ANSI Approved:Yes
  • DoD Adopted:No

  • 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.


    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.

    ASSE 1008

    • Product Code: ASSE
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