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Brown Packing Co., Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 15 Sep 2011

Code: 01802
Violation: 416.4(d), 416.13(a), 416.2(b)(1), 416.1

Citation: At 05:12 while performing pre op procedure the following non compliance was observed . One of the four gut buggies, were found with cracked edge on inside of pan .The gut buggies are used to transport edible prod uct for inspection . Due to cracked  piece of metal inside the gut buggy could have caused contaminated  prod uct. U.S Reject tag 832 038147 was applied to the buggy. [redacted] was notified and shown non compliance. [redacted] later stated, employees that operate the buggies will notify management  of any repairs they noticed while operating buggies.U.S Reject tag was removed  after re inspection  of the buggy at 06:20. This document serves as written  notification that you're established failed to comply with regulatory requirements cited above.


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

416.13(a) Each official establishment shall conduct the pre-operational procedures in the Sanitation SOPís before the start of operations.

416.2(b)(1) 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.

416.1 Each official establishment must be operated and maintained in a manner sufficient to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and to ensure that product is not adulterated.


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