Putting Glass Walls on Delaware Slaughterhouses So We Can See Behind Closed Doors
Mountaire Farms of Delmarva, Delaware

Address: Hoosier Street and Railroad Avenue, Selbyville, DE 19975
Establishment No.: P667

USDA Inspection Report: 25 Jan 2012

Code: 01C02
Violation: 416.4(b)

Citation: Approximately 1730 pm while touring the Tray-Pack warehouse I observed a pack of yellow tray-pack on the floor. The plastic cover was torn open leaving the trays exposed. I tagged the trays with retain tag # B38206500. I also observed a bag of yellow trays that were wet and had blood, meat and fat particles on them. I retain the bag of trays with retain tag # B38206496. I also observed a pallet of yellow trays that had a pack of yellow trays leaning on the rodent trap # 78. I immediately informed Night Shift Manager and Night Shift Q.A. Supervisor. I observed take corrective actions, removing the affected trays and throwing them in the trash bin. The establishment has failed to meet 9 CFR 416.4(b) of the regulatory requirement. This document serves as written notification that continued failure to comply with regulatory requirement(s) may result in additional regulatory or administrative action(s) as described in 9 CFR 500.


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.

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