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

USDA Inspection Report: 13 Jun 2012

Code: 04A06
Violation: 381.76(b)

Citation: At approximately 1436 hours, I was performing a prechill finished standards test for Line # [redacted] I had a subgroup total of 31 on the page with the processing noncomformances, which exceeds the subgroup absolute limit of 30. I notified [redacted] ( Evis supervisor) of the noncompliance. He notified the QA technician that a retest was needed for Line # [redacted] The QA technician did a retest at 1454 hours, with a subgroup total of 31, which exceeds the tolerance total of 25. The first retest in postchill with prechill criteria was taken at 1509 hours and passed with a subgroup total of 10. Meanwhile the Evis QA technician had performed another retest at 1506 hours and passed with a subgroup total of 14 and another at 1509 hours with a passing subgroup total of 18. The next retest in the chilling department was performed at 1529 hours with a passing subgroup total of 9. The next two retest were performed at 1559 hours and 1630 hours with passing subgroup totals of 19 and 14. The last two retest in the chilling department were taken at 1700 hours and 1726 hours both passing with subgroup totals of 23 and 15. There was no product retained, due to these failures and retests.

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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