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Herfurth Brothers

Address: Route 209, Gilbert, PA 18331
Establishment No.: m09465

USDA Inspection Report: 1 May 2012

Code: 01D01
Violation: 416.1, 416.4(b)

Citation: At 0615 hrs on the 1st of May, while performing a sanitation performance standard, I observed the following noncompliance:
Cooler #4
*mold on the stainless steel sink drain pipes;
*residue inside the stainless steel sink;
Cooler #3
*mold on several overhead lights.
[redacted] slaughter supervisor, was advised of the aforementioned noncompliance. The plant's daily sanitation monitoring reports has no documentation reflecting the insanitary conditions. This is a failure of 9 CFR 416.1 and 416.4(b).

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.

416.4(b) Non-food-contact surfaces of facilities, equipment, and utensils used in the operation of the establishment 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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