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USA Pork Packers Inc

Address: 328 South Wyoming St, Hazelton, PA 18201
Establishment No.: m20760

USDA Inspection Report: 26 May 2011

Code: 01B02
Violation: 416.13(c), 416.4(a), 416.4(d)

Citation: On May 26, 2011 at approximately 0655 hours while performing Pre-Operational Sanitation inspection, prior to the start of operations but after the plant had performed theirs, the following noncompliance was found: The small dehairer contained numerous clumps of hair and debris on the majority of its paddles. No regulatory control action was taken because this machine was cleaned and sanitized in my presence. Ms [redacted] QC, was notified of this noncompliance. The establishment is not in compliance with 9 CFR 416.4(a), 416.4(d) 416.13(c).


416.13(c) Each official establishment shall monitor daily the implementation of the procedures in the Sanitation SOPís.

416.4(a) All food-contact surfaces, including food-contact surfaces of utensils and equipment, must be cleaned and sanitized as frequently as necessary to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and the adulteration of product.

416.4(d) Product must be protected from adulteration during processing, handling, storage, loading, and unloading at and during transportation from official establishments.


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