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Mountaire Farms of Delmarva, Delaware
Address: Hoosier Street and Railroad Avenue, Selbyville, DE 19975
Establishment No.: P667
USDA Inspection Report: 3 Jul 2012
Citation: At approximately 1450 while verifying sanitary operations as second shift started, Dr. observed a white product contact shovel being stored behind a cabinet in the tender tray-pack area. This is in violation with the establishment's Operational Sanitation Standard Operating Procedure (SSOP) and Sanitation Performance Standards (SPS) Plan which states on page 1: The shovel was tagged with USDA Rejected tag #B38206484 to remove it from operational use. I informed "LT" Turlington of QA, who promptly sanitized the shovel. Regulatory control was relinquished at 1458. This record serves as written notification to , Plant Manager that continued failure to meet the regulatory requirements could lead to additional regulatory control actions being taken per 9 CFR 500.
Regulation: Each official establishment shall conduct all other procedures in the Sanitation SOP’s at the frequencies specified.