Putting Glass Walls on Pennsylvania Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors
Empire Kosher Poultry

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

USDA Inspection Report: 13 Jul 2011

Code: 01D01
Violation: 416.1, 416.2(d)

Citation: At approximately 0805 hours, while performing Poultry Zero Tolerance check I observed heavy beaded condensation dripping in the proximity of product volume area of chickens and turkeys. I immediately notified Mr. (Turkey Evisceration Supervisor) of the noncompliance. No moppers were in the area to be found. This is a direct violation of ( CFR 416.2(d), as well as your own SPS and SSOP plans.[newline]There were several other areas in chicken evisceration pointed out to Mr. ( Chicken Evisceration Supervisor) and Mr. (First Processing Superintendent).[newline]Upon reviewing the operational paperwork from the establishment, I observed that at 0801 hours turkey evisceration was found acceptable and at 0803 hours chicken evisceration was found acceptable.


416.1 Each official establishment must be operated and maintained in a manner sufficient to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and to ensure that product is not adulterated.

416.2(d) Ventilation. Ventilation adequate to control odors, vapors, and condensation to the extent necessary to prevent adulteration of product and the creation of insanitary conditions must be provided.


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Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 29 Jun 2011

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