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John E. Martin & Sons

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

USDA Inspection Report: 22 Dec 2011

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

Citation: At approximate 0515 hrs, after management's pre-operational inspection and before the start of production, during a scheduled 01B02 procedure, I observed the following in the processing room: At least 12 reels(sticks) in a group of approximately fifty reels ,inside a stainless steel container ,have meat/fat particles/pieces on their contact surfaces .Sticks were rejected from further use , with US reject tag No B30829108. No entries were documented in Establishment's Pre-Operational SSOP records about this issue . Mr. [redacted] was shown the above non-compliance and informed of failure to comply with 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: 30 Jan 2012
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 15 Sep 2011

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