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Hudson Valley Foie Gras

Address: 80 Brooks Rd, Ferndale, NY 12734
Establishment No.: p17966

USDA Inspection Report: 25 Apr 2012

Code: 01D01
Violation:  416.1, 416.2(c)

Citation: On April 25,2012.at approximately 1240 hours,while performing a schedule routine SPS verification task of the facility,[newline]Observed the following in Cooler#1:A Non-Operable set of lights on the Northeast side of the Cooler creating inadequate[newline]lighting within the Northeast section of the cooler,hindering the inspection of the sanitary conditions,product conditions,and verification of product.[newline]The Northeast section of Cooler#1 is rejected with US Rejected tag#B4019721[newline]Production Supervisor, immediately notify vebally of the non-compliances.[newline]This is a failure to meet 9CFR416(c) and 9CFR416.1[newline]This document serves as written notification that failure to comply with regulatory requirements[newline]Could result in additional or administrative action(s).

Regulation:

416.1 Each official establishment must be operated and maintained in a manner sufficient to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and to ensure that product is not adulterated.

416.2(c) Lighting of good quality and sufficient intensity to ensure that sanitary conditions are maintained and that product is not adulterated must be provided in areas where food is processed, handled, stored, or examined; where equipment and utensils are cleaned; and in hand-washing areas, dressing and locker rooms, and toilets.

 

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