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Cargill Meat Solutions Corp.

Address: Rt. 706, Wyalusing PA 18853
Establishment No.: m09400

USDA Inspection Report: 23 Jul 2010

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

Citation: On July 23, 2010, at approximately 0540 hours, I observed ingesta, fat, and omasum particles in the omasum washer while performing 01B02, Pre-operational sanitation in the dressing floor. There was build up approximately 1/8" thick on the inside-top of the machine that contained particles of ingesta and fat from the previous day's production. There were two pieces of omasum tripe inside the machine wrapped around the bottom bars also from the previous day's production. of QA was notified of this noncompliance and instructed sanitation personnel to clean the machine. After cleaning, this machine was presented for re-inspection and released for use. There was no indication that this noncompliance was identified by the establishment. This document serves as written notification that your failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) could result in additional regulatory or administrative action.


416.13(a) Each official establishment shall conduct the pre-operational procedures in the Sanitation SOPís before the start of operations.

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.


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