Putting Glass Walls on Pennsylvania Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors
David Elliot Poultry Farm Inc.

Address: 300 Breck St, Scranton PA 18505
Establishment No.: p134

USDA Inspection Report: 10 May 2011

Code: 01B02
Violation: 416.13(c), 416.4(b)

Citation: On 05-10-11 at approximately 0700 while performing ISP task 01B02 (Preoperational Sanitation) and after management verbally informed me that all areas were found to be acceptable I observed a area approximately 2feet by 5in. in size of the #2 picker with a accumulation of feathers from the previous day's production on the motor housing and picker gear covering of the picking machine This is a non production contact area. No regulatory action was taken because management took immediate corrective action (Clean and Sanitize) the machine.. (Plant Manager) was notified of this noncompliance. This is a violation of 9 CFR 416.13(c), 416.4(a) and 416.4(d).


416.13(c) Each official establishment shall monitor daily the implementation of the procedures in the Sanitation SOP’s.

416.4(b) Non-food-contact surfaces of facilities, equipment, and utensils used in the operation of the establishment must be cleaned and sanitized as frequently as necessary to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and the adulteration of product.


Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 2 Jun 2011
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