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USA Pork Packers Inc

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

USDA Inspection Report: 21 Jun 2012

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.13(c), 416.2(d)

Citation: On Thursday June 21, 2012 approximately at 1500 hours while I was in the cutting floor and performing the task Operational SSOP review and observe, I saw condensation dripping from the ceiling on the moving belt and I saw 2 pork hams right under the condensation which made the product adulterated. I applied my retain tag# B 43736042 on the pork hams and informed QC Personnel of the non compliance. The establishment was not in compliance with 9 CFR 416.2(d), 9 CFR 416.4(d) and 9 CFR 416.13(c). This NR is linked to NR # YKM4013051329N/1 dated 5/29/2012, previous preventive measures were not effective to prevent the non compliance to occur.


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

416.2(d) Ventilation adequate to control odors, vapors, and condensation to the extent necessary to prevent adulteration of product and the creation of insanitary conditions must be provided.


Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 18 Jun 2012

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