The purpose of the instructions is to define general procedure to be applied during supervision of weighing of grain in bulk.
This procedure describes the following types of scales:
- Weigh hoppers and automatic spilling systems
- Motor truck and railroad track scales
Though it is clear that weighing should conduct to a determination of the weight of goods, it is important to take into account for what purpose the result is needed. The use to be made of the weights specifies either the acceptability of a certain type of scale or the accuracy to be required.
• Process and inventory controls