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Hilltown Pork, Inc.,
12948 Rt 22, Canaan, NY 12029
Establishment No.: m4018
USDA Inspection Report: 7 Sep 2010
Violation: 416.1, 416.4(b)
Citation: At approximately 0800 hours it was observed the establishment had conducted it's pre-operational inspection of the facility. I then conducted a scheduled pre-operational inspection of the facility. The top on the stainless steel table was observed to have product residue from the previous day operation. Mr. was informed of my findings and took immediate corrective action to address the situation. Two supports for a shelf under the scale on the kill floor were beginning to show signs of rust. This a failure to comply with regulations 9 CFR 416.1 and 416.4(b)
416.1 Each official establishment must be operated and maintained in a manner sufficient to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and to ensure that product is not adulterated.
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.