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Brown Packing Co., Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 01 Dec 2011

Code: 01802
Violation: 416.4(a)

Citation: While performing pre op procedure the following non compliance was observed. The steam vac located on the high bench next to the hide puller, was identified with meat from the previous days production. The meat was in & outside of the vac. U.S Reject tag B32038852 was applied to the steam vac; [redacted] was notified and shown non compliance. [redacted] removed the equipment from the production area. Approximately 0600 hours the steam vac was represented for inspection & released. [redacted] stated he will notify maintenance to remove this equipment daily & soak in acid to prevent contamination from previous day's production. According to establishments pre op records, all equipment & areas were found acceptable during there pre op check. This is written notification that your establishment failed to comply with FSIS regulatory requirement.


416.4(a) All food-contact surfaces, including food-contact surfaces of utensils and equipment, must be cleaned and sanitized as frequently as necessary to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and the adulteration of product.

Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 01 Dec 2011
Previous Report: USDA Inspection Report: 30 Nov 2011

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