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Brown Packing Co., Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 20 Sep 2011

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.13(c), 416.2(a), 416.4(d)

Citation: While on the kill floor, thefollowing non compliance were observed;(1) At 08:10 hours, I observed two flies in flight around the veterinarian's viscera  disposition [redacted] area, was observed, and  notified of this non  compliance.(2) At 13:05 hours, I observed two flies in flight around the veterinarian 's  head disposition area, [redacted] was notfied of this non compliance. (3) At 13:13 hours,W>JM  Fieled observed one fly on carcass#663 while she was giving USDA break, [redacted] was notified. As immidiate corrective action, the affected part was trimmed. The finding reperesents a failure to prevent the entry of pests into the facility and subsequent creation of an insanitary condition, and contaminat edible product. This document serves as written  notification that the plant failed to meet with FSIS Regulatory Requirements416.2(a),and 416.4(d)


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

416.2(a) Grounds and pest control. The grounds about an establishment must be maintained to prevent conditions that could lead to insanitary conditions, adulteration of product, or interfere with inspection by FSIS program employees. Establishments must have in place a pest management program to prevent the harborage and breeding of pests on the grounds and within establishment facilities. Pest control substances used must be safe and effective under the conditions of use and not be applied or stored in a manner that will result in the adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.

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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