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USA Pork Packers Inc

Address: 328 South Wyoming St, Hazelton, PA 18201
Establishment No.: m20760

USDA Inspection Report: 3 Feb 2012

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.15(a)

Citation: On February 3,2012 at 1100 hour while performing the operational SSOP procedure in the storage room with Mr. [redacted] Deputy District Manager, we noticed there was an opened and not sealed salt bag which is used as an ingradient to pork blood and it was wet from the outside. I applied a tag# B43736048 and retained the salt bag. Mr. [redacted] Jr, plant manager was notified of the non compliance. The plant is not compliant with 9CFR 416.15(a) which states Each official establishment shall take appropriate corrective action(s) when either the establishment or FSIS determines that the establishment’s Sanitation SOP’s or the procedures specified therein, or the implementation or maintenance of the Sanitation SOP’s, may have failed to prevent direct contamination or adulteration of product(s). Also 9CFR 416.15(b) which states Corrective actions include procedures to ensure appropriate disposition of product(s) that may be contaminated, restore sanitary conditions, and prevent the recurrence of direct contamination or adulteration of product(s), including appropriate reevaluation and modification of the Sanitation SOP’s and the procedures specified therein or appropriate improvements in the execution of the Sanitation SOP’s or the procedures specified therein.

Regulation:

416.15(a) Each official establishment shall take appropriate corrective action(s) when either the establishment or FSIS determines that the establishmentís Sanitation SOPís or the procedures specified therein, or the implementation or maintenance of the Sanitation SOPís, may have failed to prevent direct contamination or adulteration of product(s).

 

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