Putting Glass Walls on South Carolina Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors from FAUN Friends Of Animals United
Brown Packing Co., Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 08 Oct 2011

Code: 03J02
Violation: 310.22(a)(1)

Citation: Approximately 10:50 hours [redacted] observed carcass 10of lot 7197 presented for inspection with portion of spina l cord attached to neck area. The spinal cord was approximately 8 inches in length. [redacted] was notified and shown non compliance. [redacted] removed the spinal cord from carcass at final rail inspection station . According to Establishments procedure for spinal cord remova l, spinal cords should be removed by designated employee before presented to FSIS for inspection. If employee is unableto completely remove spina l cord stainless Steele shroud pin with ribbon will be attached to carcass half . Establishment' s procedu re for spina l cord remova l was not properly enforced.This is written notification that your establishment failed to comply with FSIS regu latory requ irement cited above. Last sim ilar NR RSA191619560N/1 dated 10/07/2011.

Regulation:

310.22(a)(1) The brain, skull, eyes, trigeminal ganglia, spinal cord, vertebral column (excluding the vertebrae of the tail, the transverse processes of the thoracic and lumbar vertebrae, and the wings of the sacrum), and dorsal root ganglia from cattle 30 months of age and older and

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