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Leidy’s Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 20 May 2011

Code: 01C01
Violation: 416.1

Citation: On 5/21/11 at approxametly 0745 hrs. the following noncompliance was observed in the slaughter department. GS-7 line inspector [redacted] observed an employee remove a load of hearts from the lapamatere (washer). The employee then took a bag of ice off of the skid of ice and laid it on the edge of the v-mag cart containing the clean hearts. Half of the outer surface of the bag went into the inside of the v-mag cart creating an insanitary condition and possible product contamination. Insp. [redacted] stopped production and informed a supervisor of what occured and placed a U.S. Reject/Retain tag on the affected product. This noncompliance is a failure to implement Est. SSOP plan dated 1/24/11. This noncompliance is also a failure to meet MPI Regulations.


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.


Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 23 Jun 2011
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 16 May 2011

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