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New Lee's Live Poultry Market
Address: 122 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Establishment No.: p4734
USDA Inspection Report: 14 Dec 2010
Citation: At approximately 0620 hrs., and prior to the start of production subsequent plant managers preoperational inspection. I observed the following. In the scalding room, the picker has several visible feathers wedged into three rubber fingers and adhered to the inner frame of the hopper. The adjoining stainless steel catch table has visible feathers on its exposed product contact surface. U.S. Reject tag No. B39907639 was applied. The Establishments SSOP plan, last signed and dated, 01/08/10, page 4, under Pre-Operational Visual Inspection, states, "[redacted]". Mr. plant manager was immediately informed. This is in noncompliance with Title 9CFR 416.13(c) which requires each official establishment to monitor daily the implementation of the procedures in the Sanitation SOP's.
416.13(c) Each official establishment shall monitor daily the implementation of the procedures in the Sanitation SOP’s.