Putting Glass Walls on Pennsylvania Slaughterhouses So We Can
See Behind Closed Doors
Hatfield Quality Meats, Inc.
Address: 3150 Coffeetown Rd, Orefield, PA 18069
Establishment No.: m791
USDA Inspection Report: 7 Feb 2012
Citation: At approximately 2245 hours while walking through room 2309, ( Smoked Meats ) I observed the following noncompliance: Pre-Operational Sanitation has all been completed on all three lines and they were being assembled, I observed the wall that runs along the side of the Polar line dump station all the way to the main entrance to room 2309, approximately 45 to 50 feet long covered with Meat and fat particulates, the particulates were red and white in color and range in size from 1/16 inch up to 1/8 inch. there were to many to count. I informed Mr. Production supervisor of this area. This is a written notification of a SPS nocompliance in violation of 416.2(b)(2) of the Meat and Poultry regulations.
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.