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John E. Martin & Sons

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

USDA Inspection Report: 30 May 2012

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

Citation: At approximately 0515, after establishmentís pre-operational inspection and before the start of operations, I observed the following non-compliances while performing Pre-operational Sanitation Inspection:
In the Processing Area, several disassembled parts to the emulsifier, had dried product residue from previous days use on them that came off when scraped. In smoke house area, (clean equipment storage area), disassembled parts to the tipper tie had pieces of product debris on them, approximately 10mm x 2mm. Tag #B30413646, and #B30413650 were applied. Mr. [redacted] Sanitation Foreman, was informed. In the Bacon Room, belt to the packing machine had black ufm underneath. Mr. [redacted] QC, was informed.
No documented deficiencies about these items were recorded in establishments SSOP records for Pre-operational Sanitation for this date. Regulations 416.4(a), 416.4(b) and 416.13(c) were not met.

Regulation:

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.

416.4(b) Non-food-contact surfaces of facilities, equipment, and utensils used in the operation of the establishment must be cleaned and sanitized as frequently as necessary to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and the adulteration of product.

 

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