Township of Hanover, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of Hanover 8-25-1947. Section 304-4 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 281, General Provisions, Board of Health, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Smoke — See Ch. 327.
Whatever is dangerous to human health or whatever renders the ground, water, air or food a hazard or injury to human health or which causes foul, offensive, gaseous or nauseating odors is hereby declared to be a nuisance.
No person. firm or corporation shall cause or aid in causing the deposit or accumulation of any decaying or putrescible animal or vegetable matter or other offensive matter which may become hazardous to health or, by reason of offensive odors, a source of discomfort to persons living or passing the vicinity thereof.
No person, firm or corporation shall engage in the processing of any animal, vegetable, mineral or other matter which shall emit into the open air foul, offensive, gaseous or nauseating odors which may become hazardous to the health or, by reason thereof, cause a discomfort to persons living or passing in the vicinity thereof.
Any person, firm or corporation violating any provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a penalty not exceeding $500, and each day during which a violation of this chapter is allowed or does not exist shall constitute a separate and distinct offense unless an extension of time is allowed by the Board of Health or its authorized agent.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 281, General Provisions, Board of Health, Art. I).