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Tyson Foods

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

USDA Inspection Report: 28 Nov 2011

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.14

Citation: At approximately 1710 hours, while I was walking through the Leg Grinding Department, I observed leaking from tube connection of the tube runs horizontally above the conveyor leading to the grinder. The water drops were dripping directly on the product. I took a regulatory control action by stopping the line immediately and tagged the conveyor with US Rejected tag# B36279376. The product was retained with US Retained tag# B36279353. Mr. [redacted] Supervisor of Leg Grinding Department was informed. The corrective action was taken. At 1740 hours, the US Rejected tag was removed after reinspection of the conveyor and the grinder . The establishment failed to comply with 9 CFR 416.14 and 9 CFR416.2(e).document serves as written notification that your failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) could result in additional regulatory action as described in 9 CFR 500.

Regulation:

416.14 Each official establishment shall routinely evaluate the effectiveness of the Sanitation SOPís and the procedures therein in preventing direct contamination or adulteration of product(s) and shall revise both as necessary to keep them effective and current with respect to changes in facilities, equipment, utensils, operations, or personnel.

 

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