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Holland Bros., Inc.

Address: 1279 Old Route 220 South, Duncansville, PA 16635
Establishment No.: m09701

USDA Inspection Report: 2 Jul 2010

Code: 06D01
Violation: 416.2(a)

Citation: At approximately 10:00 AM on July 03, 2010, while performing unscheduled PBIS procedure code 06D01 the following noncompliance was observed. 1. The wooden door at bottom of steps leading to basement is stained and need of cleaning and repair. 2. The overhead door frame leading from box storage room to smoke house room is in need of repair. 3. The cement floor at smoke house room, finished product room has some cracks and in need of repair. 4. The overhead door at basement shipping/receiving dock area is not sealed at bottom when closed position. 5. The desk top/shelving in first floor cutting room has rusted areas and wooden frame/structure . [redacted] was verbally notified on the above noncompliance. I reviewed the SSOP & SPS corrective action logs and facilities PIP list, found no documentation on the above deficiencies. This is a violation of part Part 416- (1)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. (2) Walls, floors, and ceilings within establishments must be built of durable materials impervious to moisture and be cleaned and sanitized as necessary to prevent adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions. (3) Walls, floors, ceilings, doors, windows, and other outside openings must be constructed and maintained to prevent the entrance of vermin, such as flies, rats, and mice. I reveiwed the NR file, found no recent noncompliance report of this nature. This document serves as written notification that your failure to comply with regulatory requirements could results in additional regulatory or administrative action. You are hereby advised of your right to appeal this decision as delineated by 306.5 and/or 38

Regulation:

416.2(a) Grounds and pest control. The grounds about an establishment must be maintained to prevent conditions that could lead to insanitary conditions, adulteration of product, or interfere with inspection by FSIS program employees. Establishments must have in place a pest management program to prevent the harborage and breeding of pests on the grounds and within establishment facilities. Pest control substances used must be safe and effective under the conditions of use and not be applied or stored in a manner that will result in the adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.

 

Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 21 Jul 2010

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