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Cargill Meat Solutions Corp.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 10 Nov 2011

Code: 03J03
Violation: 310.18

Citation: On November 10th 2011 at approximatlely 1250 hours while performing a 03J02, HACCP Slaughter Verification Procedure, I observed a carcass with fecal / ingesta contaminaton present. The carcass had green/brown particles located on the upper part of the shank. The contamination present was 2 inches in diameter. Upon observation of this noncompliance, the production line was stopped and all visible contamination was removed by an adjacent trimmer. Production resumed after the carcass was trimmed and reinspected. [redacted] dressing floor supervisor, was shown the contamination and notified of this noncompliance.


310.18(a) Carcasses, organs, and other parts shall be handled in a sanitary manner to prevent contamination with fecal material, urine, bile, hair, dirt, or foreign matter; however, if contamination occurs, it shall be promptly removed in a manner satisfactory to the inspector.


Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 26 Nov 2011
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