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

Address: 670 E. Cherry Rd, Quakertown, PA 18951
Establishment No.: m09672

USDA Inspection Report: 19 Oct 2011

Code: 01D01
Violation: 416.2(b)(1), 416.2(b)(2)

Citation: At approximately 1000 hours, while performing a sanitation performance standards inspection in the coolers, I observed the following noncompliance:[newline]1. Cooler # 3 - The top of the door frame has several areas of peeling paint.[newline]2. Cooler # 1 - The overhead light has an inch of water in the cover.[newline]3. Kill Floor Cooler#1 - The silicone caulk around the entrance door is dirty and has areas of mold growth.[newline]All the affected areas are non product contact areas. There was no product affected and no further regulatory control action was taken. [newline] Mr. [redacted] Plant Engineer/Manager was verbally notified of the noncompliance and the failure to comply with sections 416.2(b)(1)and (2) of the Meat Inspection Regulations. There are no similar noncompliance records on file. The establishments SSOP form, dated 10/19/2011, did not record that this noncompliance was observed during the establishments sanitation inspections.


416.2(b)(1) Construction. Establishment buildings, including their structures, rooms, and compartments must be of sound construction, be kept in good repair, and be of sufficient size to allow for processing, handling, and storage of product in a manner that does not result in product adulteration or the creation of insanitary conditions.

416.2(b)(2) Walls, floors, and ceilings within establishments must be built of durable materials impervious to moisture and be cleaned and sanitized as necessary to prevent adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.


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