Combustible rubbish kept or accumulated
within or adjacent to buildings or
structures shall be in approved
containers or in rooms or vaults
constructed of noncombustible materials.
Oil rags and similar materials shall be
stored in metal, metal lined or other
approved containers equipped with
Rubbish containers kept outside of
rooms or vaults shall not exceed 40.5
cubic feet capacity. Containers
exceeding 5.3 cubic feet (40 gallons)
capacity shall be constructed of
noncombustible materials or nonmetallic
materials having a peak rate of heat
release not exceeding 300 kW/m sq.
Containers exceeding 5.3 cubic feet (40
gallons) shall be provided with a lid.
Combustible rubbish stored in
containers outside of noncombustible
vaults or rooms shall be removed from
buildings at least once each working
Dumpsters and containers with an
individual capacity of 40.5 cubic feet
(1.5 cubic yards) or more shall not be
stored in buildings or placed within 5
feet of combustible walls, openings or
combustible roof eave lines.