Visual Reference Library - Rice


R-2.2 Lightly Stained (Not Damage)

A                            B

Portion for Analysis: Not less than 25 grams

Whole or broken kernels of rice that are not damaged, but have a light discoloration (STAIN) equal to or greater than shown on top kernel. There is no minimum coverage requirement.


Illustration shows from left to right:

A. Lightly stained kernel.

B. Unstained kernel.


CERTIFICATION: This lot contains ___% lightly stained kernels. Lightly stained kernels are not considered damaged and are not in the damage results.


Last updated July 2012