Putting Glass Walls on New York's Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors
Crescent Duck Farm Inc., New York

Address: 10 Edgar Ave, Aquebogue, NY 11931
Establishment No.: 00824 P

USDA Inspection Report: 18 May 2012

Code: 01D01
Violation: 416.2(b)(2), 416.4(b)

Citation: On May 18, 2012 at approximately 0915 hrs while conducting an SPS verification the following non-compliances were found:  There is a painted metal rail that runs from the cooler doors to the small access door to the freezer with dust and debris adhered to this rail.  Above the small access door to the freezer, along the top of the door frame contains a layer of dust/debris.  U.S. Reject tag #B39036545 was placed on the small access door to the freezer prohibiting access to this area until sanitary conditions are restored.  No product is affected at this time since the product is stored inside the sanitary freezer, but product will not be permitted to move through this area until the area is brought back into compliance.  was immediately notified of the findings.  Establishment SSOP records #11 addressing sanitation of walls in the packing area state .[newline]9CFR416.2(b)(2) states in part...walls, floors, and ceilings must be cleaned and sanitized as necessary to prevent adulteration of product or creation of instanitary conditions.  9CFR416.4(b) states..non-food-contact surfaces of facilities, equipment, and utensils used in the operation of the establishment must be cleaned and sanitized as frequently as necessary to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and the adulteratio of product.

Regulation:

416.2(b)(2) Walls, floors, and ceilings within establishments must be built of durable materials impervious to moisture and be cleaned and sanitized as necessary to prevent adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.

416.4(b) Non-food-contact surfaces of facilities, equipment, and utensils used in the operation of the establishment must be cleaned and sanitized as frequently as necessary to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and the adulteration of product.

 

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