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Cargill Meat Solutions Corp.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 7 Jun 2012

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

Citation: At approximately 0550 hours on June 7th 2012, while performing a Pre Operational Inspection Task on the processing side of establishment 09400, I observed the following noncompliance: I observed eleven scabbards, on four different knife carts, with blood, fat and meat particles present from the previous days production. The blood, fat and meat particles were located on the outside and inside of the scabbards. The knife distribution carts werepresented for inspectionat the entrance way to the boning room.At this timeI informed QA [redacted] of this noncompliance. The scabbards were immediately cleaned, sanitized, reinspected and released. No product was affected since this noncompliance was found on a Pre Operational Inspection Task. This document serves as a written notification that your failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) could result in additional regulatory or administrative action.

Regulation:

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.

 

Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 29 May 2012

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