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Brown Packing Co., Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 14 Dec 2011

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.13(c), 416.2(b)(1), 416.4(d)

Citation: At 0714 hourswater was observed leaking from the ceiling on the kill floor, over the head wash cabinet. Water was observed dripping on several heads. Due to water dripping on heads, production briefly stopped. [redacted] was notified and shown non compliance. Maintenance hung a bucket under one leak, and plastic was wrapped around hose to prevent second leak. Contaminated heads were re-worked and later passed inspection. 0726 hours production resumed. This document serves as written notification that your establishment failed to comply with FSIS regulatory requirements cited above.


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

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.

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

Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 20 Dec 2011
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