Putting Glass Walls on Pennsylvania Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors from FAUN Friends Of Animals United
Rendulic Packing Company

Address: 800 Manning Av, McKeesport, PA 15132
Establishment No.: m09457

USDA Inspection Report: 29 Dec 2011

Code: 04B04
Violation: 317.13, 317.8

Citation: At approximately 1000 hours while performing an unscheduled 04B04, I observed the following noncompliance. While walking through the freezer myself and Dr. [redacted] found (3) three plain brown boxes marked on the label Custom Ground Beef with a inspection legend on the label. The plants' people explained that the contents of the box was for their own personal use. The contents of the box were approximately seven (7) bags of five (5) pound packages. I placed Retain Tag B18902472 and are being retained in the freezer. I informed Mr. [redacted] both orally and with the writing of this document. This noncompliance is linked to record number 0017-2011-17168.


317.13 Labels, wrappers, and containers bearing any official marks, with or without the establishment number, may be transported from one official establishment to any other official establishment provided such shipments are made with the prior authorization of the inspector in charge at point of origin, who will notify the inspector in charge at destination concerning the date of shipment, quantity, and type of labeling material involved. No such material shall be used at the establishment to which it is shipped unless such use conforms with the requirements of this subchapter.

317.8(a) No product or any of its wrappers, packaging, or other containers shall bear any false or misleading marking, label, or other labeling and no statement, word, picture, design, or device which conveys any false impression or gives any false indication of origin or quality or is otherwise false or misleading shall appear in any marking or other labeling. No product shall be wholly or partly enclosed in any wrapper, packaging, or other container that is so made, formed, or filled as to be misleading.


Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 1 Feb 2012
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 27 Dec 2011

Return to: Rendulic Packing Company
Return to: Pennsylvania Slaughterhouses
Return to: Slaughterhouses