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Eberly Poultry

Address: 1095 Mt. Airy Rd, Stevens, PA 17578
Establishment No.: p09965

USDA Inspection Report: 23 Sep 2010

Code: 01B02
Violation: 416.3(a), 416.3(b)

Citation: At approximately 6:45 am after the Establishment performed it's pre-operational sanitation and before the start of operations,Dr. [redacted] and I,CSI [redacted] performed a scheduled 01B02 procedure and found the following non-compliance: Evisceration Department:The white belt that brings the chickens from the kill room to the rehang belt in the evisceration room had black residue on the edges of the belt. [redacted] plant manager was informed of the non-compliance.The belt was not retained with a US retain tag because there was no product involved and management took immediate corrective action. The Establishment is not complying with 9 CFR 416.3(a) and 416.3(b)


416.3(a) Equipment and utensils used for processing or otherwise handling edible product or ingredients must be of such material and construction to facilitate thorough cleaning and to ensure that their use will not cause the adulteration of product during processing, handling, or storage. Equipment and utensils must be maintained in sanitary condition so as not to adulterate product.

416.3(b) Equipment and utensils must not be constructed, located, or operated in a manner that prevents FSIS inspection program employees from inspecting the equipment or utensils to determine whether they are in sanitary condition.


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