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Leidyís Inc.

Address: 266 Cherry Lane, Souderton, PA 18964
Establishment No.: m09520

USDA Inspection Report: 6 Jan 2011

Code: 01C02
Violation: 417.2(c)(4), 416.13(c), 416.3(c)

Citation: On January 06, 2011 at approximately 0740 hrs while performing ISP procedure code 01C02, operational sanitation inspection, the following noncompliance was noted in RM #139 - Cut Floor: the establishment utilizes red plastic totes for inedible product and gray plastic totes for edible product. Upon performing an inspection of the overhead ham line conveyor #3253, I noted that empty red and gray product totes (awaiting use) were stacked within each other on the platform floor next to the conveyor. A red plastic tote on the platform floor adjacent to the conveyor was being utilized to store approximately 70 lbs of edible ham knuckles. In addition, a gray tote containing approximately 35 lbs of edible ham membrane shavings was noted to be stored on the platform floor under the conveyor with water/condensation droplets from the underside of the conveyor frame dripping directly into the tote. Upon further inspection, I noted various gray product totes stored directly on the floor, as well as two gray totes lying on there sides directly on the floor. At this time, the overhead ham line conveyor and all product in question was rejected/retained with U.S. Reject/Retain Tag # B28356899. Mr. [redacted] Supervisor, was notified of the noncompliance, insanitary condition, failure to meet the Meat and Poultry Regulations 416.13(c) and 416.3(c), and failure to execute the establishment's SSOP.

Regulation:

417.2(c)(4) List the procedures, and the frequency with which those procedures will be performed, that will be used to monitor each of the critical control points to ensure compliance with the critical limits

416.13(c) Each official establishment shall monitor daily the implementation of the procedures in the Sanitation SOPís.

416.3(c) Receptacles used for storing inedible material must be of such material and construction that their use will not result in the adulteration of any edible product or in the creation of insanitary conditions. Such receptacles must not be used for storing any edible product and must bear conspicuous and distinctive marking to identify permitted uses.

 

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