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Croghan Meat Market, Inc.

Address: 9824 Main St, Route 812, Croghan, NY 13327
Establishment No.: m4480

USDA Inspection Reports: 21 Feb 2012

Code: 04B04
Violation: 442.4

Citation: While performing general labeling verification the following noncompliance was noted. The following scales have do not valid certification of accuracy: The tabletop scale in the spice room, The floor scale in the corner of the kill floor ,The floor scale in the packaging area near the Cryovac machine The Lewis County Department of Weight & Measures certification on the above listed scales expired in April 2011. This is a failure of 9 CFR 442.4(b) which states in part " The operator of each official establishment shall display on or near each scale a valid certification of the scale's accuracy from a state or local government's weight and measures authority."

Regulation:

442.4(b) The operator of each official establishment shall display on or near each scale a valid certification of the scale’s accuracy from a State or local government’s weights and measures authority or from a State registered or licensed scale repair firm or person, or shall have alternative documented procedures showing that the scale has been tested for accuracy in accordance with the requirements of NIST Handbook 44.

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