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Mike’s Packing Comp.

Address: 1600 Welrich Ave, Washington PA, 15301
Establishment No.: m09382

USDA Inspection Report: 31 Jan 2012

Code: 01D01
Violation: 416.1, 416.2(b)(1)

Citation: On Tuesday, January 31, 2012 observed the following noncompliances with Sanitation Performance Standards (SPS) - Construction. 1) Kill Floor, white peeling paint on the concrete block at a height of approx. 7' above floor level at the final Inspection area next to the Chill Cooler, an area covering approx.one foot by three feet. 2) Kill Floor, Knocking Pen, support post anchored within the wall observed to be rusted. 3) Inedible Room, at the exit screen door near the bottom right side observed a section of the wall tile to be broken. Informed [redacted] Plant Production Supervisor of the noncompliances verbally and in writing.


416.1 Each official establishment must be operated and maintained in a manner sufficient to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and to ensure that product is not adulterated.

416.2(b)(1) Construction. Establishment buildings, including their structures, rooms, and compartments must be of sound construction, be kept in good repair, and be of sufficient size to allow for processing, handling, and storage of product in a manner that does not result in product adulteration or the creation of insanitary conditions.


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