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New Lee's Live Poultry Market
Address: 122 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Establishment No.: p4734
USDA Inspection Report: 20 Nov 2010
Citation: At approximately 0640 hrs, the following condition was found: The establishment does not have approval on file for the Confucian labels used on their pre-printed brown paper bags or their labeling stamp. They do have approval with modification on file for their Buddhist pre-printed labels. This is a non-compliance with 9CFR Reg 381.132(a). 9CFR Reg 381.11(b) indicates that although this product is religious exempt from certain regulations, it is subject to all other applicable provisions of the Act and the regulations. The labeling requirements for religious exempt poultry are laid out in Directive 6030.1 Rev 1. Plant owner, Mr. was immediately notified of this non-compliance.
381.132(a) No final labeling shall be used on any product unless the sketch labeling of such final labeling has been submitted for approval to the Food Labeling Division, Regulatory Programs, Food Safety and Inspection Service, and approved by such division, accompanied by FSIS Form, Application for Approval of Labels, Marking, and Devices, except for generically approved labeling authorized for use in §381.133(b) (2)–(9). The management of the official establishment or establishment certified under a foreign inspection system, in accordance with subpart T of this part, must maintain a copy of all labeling used, along with the product formulation and processing procedure, in accordance with subpart Q of this part. Such records shall be made available to any duly authorized representative of the Secretary upon request.