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: 14 Oct 2011

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

Citation: Approximately 16:56 hours [redacted] observed carcass half entering final rail inspection station with Yz inch of spinal cord attached to backbone area. Production briefly [redacted] stopped; [redacted] & [redacted] was notified and shown non compliance. The portion of spinal cord was removed, production resumed. According to Establishments GMP procedure for spinal cord removal; all spinal cords will be removed completely by designated employee, or stainless steel shroud pin will be attached to carcass half and railed onto out rail station. Establishmen t's procedure for spinal cord removal was not properly followed. This is written notification that your Establishment failed to comply with FSIS regulatory requirement cited above. Last similar N R RSA1916105607N/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

Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 17 Oct 2011
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 13 Oct 2011

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