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John E. Martin & Sons

Address: 55 Lower Hillside Rd, Stevens, PA 17578
Establishment No.: m08888

USDA Inspection Report: 18 Apr 2011

Code: 01B02
Violation: 416.13(c), 416.4(a)

Citation: At 0510 Hr. while conducting 01B02 inspections in the processing room I observed 3 grinder/mixer bellies with surface rust, also 1 grinder auger on the table next to the ice machine had surface rust on the part touching the table. I notified and he rewashed all the equipment. This equipment was acceptable for use at 0520 Hr. At 0550 Hr. in the small cooler off the large processing cooler I found a small scale that was not clean, it had fat/grease on the scale top. I notified Processing Supervisor and he took immediate corrective action. The scale was acceptable for use at 0555 Hr. This is a violation of 9 CFR 416.13(c) and 416.4(a).


416.13(c) Each official establishment shall monitor daily the implementation of the procedures in the Sanitation SOPís.

416.4(a) All food-contact surfaces, including food-contact surfaces of utensils and equipment, must be cleaned and sanitized as frequently as necessary to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and the adulteration of product.


Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 23 May 2011
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 23 Feb 2011

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