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Cargill Meat Solutions Corp.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 23 May 2012

Code: 01B02
Violation: 416.1, 416.13(a)

Citation: On May 23 2012, @ approximately 0545 hours while performing Pre Operational Sanitation Inspection on the processing side of establishment 09400, I observed the following noncompliance(s): In the grinding area above the blenders there were fat and meat particles present on the ceiling from the previous days production. There was a pipe with exposed insulation above an auger. A beam located above the third blender had condensation present.On the boning side, the rehang hooks on the round line had meat and fat particles present. Above the round line there was a pipe with exposed insulation. Several pipes above the round and loin lines had condensation present. There was overspray of meat and fat particles on the marrow saw located at the end of the round line and condensation on a cooling vent which was directly above a lined bin. All areas mentioned above were cleaned, insulation covered, reinspected and released. There was no indication that these non compliances were identified by the establishment. No product was affected since these noncompliance(s) were found on a pre operational inspection. This document serves as a written notification that your failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) could result in additional regulatory or administrative action.


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.

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


Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 29 May 2012
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 27 Apr 2012

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