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Springfield Meat Company

Address: 1868 California Rd, Richlandtown, PA 18955
Establishment No.: m09704

USDA Inspection Report: 2 Aug 2011

Code: 01D01
Violation: 416.2(b)(1), 416.2(b)(2)

Citation: At approximately 1000 hours, while performing a Sanitation Performance Standards inspection on the slaughter floor and inedible area, I observed peeling paint on the slaughter floor ceiling above the skinning area and product residue from the previous days operation splashed on the walls and ceiling in the inedible room. There was no product involvement and no further regulatory action was taken.
[redacted] was verbally notified of the noncompliance and the failure to comply with sections 416.2(b)(1)(2) of the Meat Inspection Regulations Sanitation Performance Standards. There was no record of this noncompliance documented on the establishments SSOP/SPS form dated 08/02./2011. There are no similar noncompliance records on file.


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.

416.2(b)(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.


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