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Ex-Cel Corned Beef Co, Inc.

Address: 1009 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60607
Establishment No.: m34499

USDA Inspection Report: 7 Jul 2010

Code: 06D01
Violation: 416.2(a)

Citation: At approximately 0900 while performing a verification procedure the following noncompliance was determined in the Processing Room at the regulated facility. The deficiency noted is in direct violation of 9CFR 416.2(a) which states in part: "Establishments must have in place a pest management program to prevent the harborage and breeding of pests on the grounds and within establishment facilities. Pest control substances used must be safe and effective under the conditions of use and not be applied or stored in a manner that will result in the adulteration of product or the and creation insanitary conditions." Countless numbers of ants were observed on a piece of fat on the floor; ants were also noted to track across the floor in the same area. Further investigation by IPP to determine if product, ingredients, or packaging material were adulterated or contaminated revealed that there was no product, ingredients of packing materials involved. Mr. President/GM was verbally informed of this noncompliance and formally informed with this noncompliance record.

Regulation:

416.2(a) Grounds and pest control. The grounds about an establishment must be maintained to prevent conditions that could lead to insanitary conditions, adulteration of product, or interfere with inspection by FSIS program employees. Establishments must have in place a pest management program to prevent the harborage and breeding of pests on the grounds and within establishment facilities. Pest control substances used must be safe and effective under the conditions of use and not be applied or stored in a manner that will result in the adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.

 

Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 11 Aug 2010

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