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Brown Packing Co., Inc.

Address: 116 Willis St. Gaffney, SC 29340
Establishment No.: m1085

USDA Inspection Report: 26 Aug 2011

Code: 01C01
Violation: 416.13(c), 416.2(d)

Citation: 13:30 feces were found on carcass 12 of lot 248 during zero tolerance verification check. Zero tolerance verification check is performed at final rail inspection station just before carcasses enter into [redacted] rinse. Small round pieces of feces were found on lower half of carcass above leg area, and several other surfaces above leg area.Production stopped; [redacted] was notified and shown non compliance.[redacted] trimmed contaminated surface as [redacted] began placing green hold tags on carcass preparing for steps as stated in establishments HACCP plan. 13:33 production resumed, no preventive measures were established at this time. This is written notification that your establishment failed to comply with FSIS regulatory requirements cited above.


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

416.2(d) Ventilation. 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: 31 Aug 2011
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 25 Aug 2011

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