Putting Glass Walls on New York's Slaughterhouses So We Can
See Behind Closed Doors
Champlain Beef Inc.
Address: 9679 State Rt 4, Whitehall, NY 12887
Establishment No.: m8547
USDA Inspection Report: 12 Aug 2011
Citation: At approximately 08:10 while performing the Preoperational Sanitation Inspection, after the establishment had completed their Preoperational Sanitation Inspection and found the slaughter floor to be acceptable I observed the following; particles of fat on the inside opening of the first steam vacuum. This is noncompliance with 416.4(a). This is a direct food contact surface. I informed Mr. and he took immediate corrective action in restoring sanitary conditions by removing the fat and sanitizing the affected equipment. This document serves as a written notification of your failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) could result in additional regulatory or administrative action.
416.13(c) Each official establishment shall monitor daily the implementation of the procedures in the Sanitation SOP’s.