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Champlain Beef Inc.
Address: 9679 State Rt 4, Whitehall, NY 12887
Establishment No.: m8547
USDA Inspection Report: 22 Nov 2010
Citation: On 11/22/2010 at approximately 1530 hours the following noncompliance was observed. Grease spots were observed on the insides and outsides of multiple sides of beef in the hot cooler. I showed Mr. the grease spots and drips on several carcasses that had just been pushed into the cooler. This is a noncompliance of 9 CFR 416.4(d) and the plants own plan.9 CFR 416.4(d) states Product must be protected from adulteration during processing, handling, storage, loading, and unloading at and during transportation from official establishments. This document serves as written notification that failure to comply with regulatory requirements could result in further regulatory or administrative action. As always you have the right to appeal. Past Similar NRs - Previous Ineffective Plant Actions: The plants further planed action was ineffective in preventing grease contamination of the carcasses. NR: 24-2010 dated 11/9/2010
416.4(d) Product must be protected from adulteration during processing, handling, storage, loading, and unloading at and during transportation from official establishments.