Putting Glass Walls on New York's Slaughterhouses So We Can
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Owasco Meat Co., Inc.
Address: 61 Oak Hill Rd, Moravia, NY 13118
Establishment No.: m4532
USDA Inspection Report: 13 Sep 2010
Citation: Upon entering the knocking chute area, leading toward the animal holding pens to conduct ante-mortem procedures @ 0705 I noticed contamination on the low rail where it meets an incline, progressing to the high rail. The contamination consisted of light rust particles, & what appeared to be bone dust, fat, etc. and affected approximately 3 ' of said rail. U.S. rejected tag # 438427 was applied, and Mr. was verbally notified of the non-compliance.
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.