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Cargill Meat Solutions Corp.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 13 Jan 2011

Code: 01B02
Violation: 416.4(a)

Citation: On 1/13/11 at approximately 0545 , while performing SSOP procedure 01B02 , pre-operational sanitation . I observed the following noncompliance's: 1.Protective hand shields (2)(metal) had 5-6 meat and fat particles . 2 . Meat hooks had meat and fat particles measuring from 1 - 5 mm. 3. Knife carts had several pieces of meat and fat particles on 3 different carts. 4. Numerous pieces of cut proof equipment (chain mail) (sleeves , vests etc) had from pieces to smears measuring in specks to smears 1-2 inches long. This equipment was in the process of being distributed for use at the time of observance . There was no indication that the establishment observed these noncompliance's . These noncompliance's are deviations from plants SSOP and a noncompliance with Meat and poultry regulations 9CFR416.4(a). Failure to control and or eliminate these types of noncompliance's could result in further regulatory and or administrative measures.


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: 14 Jan 2011
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 22 Nov 2010

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