Putting Glass Walls on Delaware Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors
Perdue Farms, Delaware

Address: 20621 Savannah Rd, Georgetown, DE 19947
Establishment No.: P2178

USDA Inspection Report: 25 Jan 2012

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.4(b)

Citation: On January 24 2012at approximately 2118 while performing my routine walk through, I observed the following noncompliance in the PawDepartment. Upon entering the department itwas observed that the department was out of compliance with operational sanitation(416.4(b).There was piles of yellow debris ,numerous (to many to count)paws and trash and debrisscattered throughout the entirefloor.Therewas no supervisor in the area at this time to address these issues.Regulatory control action was taken by the stopping of the entire process as per 500.1 Mr (Shift Leader) was immediately notified of the noncompliance,he also observed the noncompliance. At 2132 after sanitary conditions were restored the regulatory control action was released by USDA.The establishment is in noncompliance with 9CFR 416.1.416.4(b).


416.4(b) Non-food-contact surfaces of facilities, equipment, and utensils used in the operation of the establishment must be cleaned and sanitized as frequently as necessary to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and the adulteration of product.

Return to: Perdue Farms, Delaware
Return to: Slaughterhouses