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Brown Packing Co., Inc.

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

USDA Inspection Report: 05 Jan 2012

Code: 03103
Violation: 417.3(a)(4), 417.2(c)(4)

Citation: At 1305 hours carcass R/4 failed zero tolerance verification after final inspection. Dark brown lumpy feces were located on top rounds surface. The feces covered approximately 1inch in both width & length. Production briefly stopped: [redacted] were notified. [redacted] instructed employee to trim contaminated surface. [redacted] is aware once the contamination is removed management can't argue if it was indeed feces after the fact. [redacted] is aware if any member of management would like further examination by [redacted], the carcass should be railed on to out rail without being trimmed. I asked [redacted] did he have any questions concerning my findings. He stated by taking a picture & zooming in on the contamination he can better examine it. Necessary measures were taken as stated in establishments HACCP Plan. Production resumed 1307 hours. According to establishments Zero Tolerance Logs all prior verifications were found acceptable. This is written notification that your establishment failed to comply with FSIS regulatory requirements cited above.Last similar N R RSA5106013905 N/1 dated 1/4/2012.


417.3(a)(4) No product that is injurious to health or otherwise adulterated as a result of the deviation enters commerce.

417.2(c)(4) List the procedures, and the frequency with which those procedures will be performed, that will be used to monitor each of the critical control points to ensure compliance with the critical limits;

Next Report: USDA Inspection Report: 06 Jan 2012
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