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Champlain Beef Inc.
Address: 9679 State Rt 4, Whitehall, NY 12887
Establishment No.: m8547
USDA Inspection Report: 9 Nov 2010
Citation: On 11/09/2010 at approximately 0845 hours Dr. observed the following noncompliance in the upper carcass cooler. Eight quarter carcasses had areas of brown/black grease. Six of the carcasses had an area of grease measuring «" to 1" in diameter. Two of the carcasses had drips of grease approximately 4" long. Mr. HACCP manager, was immediately notified of these findings which were in noncompliance with SSOP monitoring, 9 CFR 416.13(c) and SPS product protection, 9 CFR 416.4 (d). The affected carcasses were reconditioned by trimming. This document serves as written notice that a failure to comply with regulations could result in further regulatory or administrative action. As always you have a right to appeal.
416.4(d) Product must be protected from adulteration during processing, handling, storage, loading, and unloading at and during transportation from official establishments.