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Address: 403 South Custer Ave, New Holland, PA 17557
Establishment No.: p01325

USDA Inspection Report: 28 Sep 2010

Code: 04C04
Violation: 381.76(b)

Citation: At approximately 1455 hours, I was performing a prechill finished standards test on Line # [redacted] I had a subgroup total of 20 on the page with the trim noncomformances, which exceeds the subgroup limit of 17. I notified the QA technician that a retest was needed for Line # [redacted] I then notified (Evis supervisor) of the noncompliance. The QA technician performed a retest at 1502 hours and failed with a subgroup total of [redacted], which exceeds the tolerance total of [redacted]. A postchill with prechill criteria was performed at 1530 hours (chilling start up) and passed with a subgroup total of [redacted] The QA technician then did a retest in Evis at 1541 hours and passed with the subgroup total of [redacted]. Then another retest at 1552 hours and passed with a subgroup total of 4. The chilling QA technician did the next postchill retest at 1600 hours with a passing subgroup total of 6 and another at 1630 hours with a passing subgroup total of 8. The last postchill retest was performed at 1700 hours and passed with a subgroup total of 6. There was no product retained. This document serves as written notification that your failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) could result in additional regulatory or administrative action.

Regulation:

381.76(b)(1) There are five systems of postmortem inspection: Streamlined Inspection System (SIS) and the New Line Speed (NELS) Inspection System, both of which shall be used only for broilers and cornish game hens; the New Turkey Inspection (NTI) System, which shall be used only for turkeys; Traditional Inspection; and Ratite Inspection.

 

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