Putting Glass Walls on Pennsylvania Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors from FAUN Friends Of Animals United
Lee G. Bixler

Address: 1585 East Mountain Rd, Hegins, PA 17938
Establishment No.: m09687

USDA Inspection Report: 15 Jun 2012

Code: 01D01
Violation: 416.2(b)(1)

Citation: While performing pre-operational sanitation on Friday, June 15, 2012 at 0700 the following noncompliance was obsevered. The light cover located above the carcass wash stand has got numerous meat and fat particles on the cover. The steel structures around the carcass weigh scale located in the carcass wash room is starting to show signs of penetrating rust through out the structure. To my observation no product or products were affect by the findings. This will be documented under a {SPS} facility noncompliance. Mr. [redacted] supervisor was notified.

Regulation:

416.2(b)(1) Construction. Establishment buildings, including their structures, rooms, and compartments must be of sound construction, be kept in good repair, and be of sufficient size to allow for processing, handling, and storage of product in a manner that does not result in product adulteration or the creation of insanitary conditions.

 

Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 22 May 2012

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