Putting Glass Walls on New York's Slaughterhouses So We Can
See Behind Closed Doors
Owasco Meat Co., Inc.
Address: 61 Oak Hill Rd, Moravia, NY 13118
Establishment No.: m4532
USDA Inspection Report: 24 Jun 2011
Violation: 416.2(b)(1), 416.2(b)(2), 416.2(b)(3)
Citation: After performing an 01B02 at approximately 0735, I performed an unscheduled 06D01 on the cooler area, and discovered 3 gaps approximately 2" each in the door frame/wall junction of the doorway that separates the chill cooler from the holding cooler. was verbally notified of the situation and U.S. REJECTED Tag #766781 was applied, awaiting repair
416.2(b)(1) Establishment buildings, including their structures, rooms, and compartments must be of sound construction, be kept in good repair, and be of sufficient size to allow for processing, handling, and storage of product in a manner that does not result in product adulteration or the creation of insanitary conditions.
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.
416.2(b)(3) Walls, floors, ceilings, doors, windows, and other outside openings must be constructed and maintained to prevent the entrance of vermin, such as flies, rats, and mice.