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Gold Medal Packing
Address: 8269 River Rd, Rome, NY 13424
Establishment No.: m17965
USDA Inspection Report: 20 Jul 2010
Citation: At Est 17965M Gold Medal Packing, at approximately 0545AM with EIAO Dr EIAO and HACCP Coordinator, performing a 01BO2 on the processing department, beaded condensation was noted on the ceiling area and rails at the south end of the department. Dripping water was also noted from the ventilation shaft at the east side of the department. No product was affected. In the Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures, Section V Operational Sanitation, 1i1 states, [redacted]. 1i3 states, [redacted]. These two seem to list two different corrective actions. Section VI. Operational Sanitation-Corrective Actions states [redacted]. Corrective actions (as per 416.15), including [redacted]; are recorded on the respective SSOP Records. A USDA Rejected Tag # B20434376 was applied. This is a violation of CFR 416.2(d). HACCP coordinator applied a HACCP Reject Tag and "blocked off" the ventilation shaft area. Reference similar previous NR No 0021-2010-15670 dated 14 July 2010.
416.2(d) Ventilation adequate to control odors, vapors, and condensation to the extent necessary to prevent adulteration of product and the creation of insanitary conditions must be provided.