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Empire Kosher Poultry

Address: 1 River Rd, Juniata Cty, Mifflintown, PA 17059
Establishment No.: p1015

USDA Inspection Report: 13 Jul 2011

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.13(b), 416.16(a), 416.2(e)(1), 416.4(d)

Citation: At approximately 1012 hours, while I was walking around I observed the final washer in the turkey evisceration line had no water pressure. The line was immediately stopped and Mr. (Turkey Evisceration Supervisor) was notified of the noncompliance. This is the direct violation of CFR 416.4(d), 416.2(e)(1), 416.16 (a), 416.13(b), as well as the plant's own SSOP plan, SSOP # 2.


416.13(b) Each official establishment shall conduct all other procedures in the Sanitation SOP’s at the frequencies specified.

416.16(a) Each official establishment shall maintain daily records sufficient to document the implementation and monitoring of the Sanitation SOP’s and any corrective actions taken. The establishment employee(s) specified in the Sanitation SOP’s as being responsible for the implementation and monitoring of the procedure(s) specified in the Sanitation SOP’s shall authenticate these records with his or her initials and the date.

416.2(e)(1) Carry sufficient quantities of water to required locations throughout the establishment;

416.4(d) Product must be protected from adulteration during processing, handling, storage, loading, and unloading at and during transportation from official establishments.


Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 19 Jul 2011
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