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Gold Medal Packing
Address: 8269 River Rd, Rome, NY 13424
Establishment No.: m17965
USDA Inspection Report: 14 Jul 2010
Citation: At Est 17965M Gold Medal Packing, at approximately 0910 AM on a "walk tru" during a FSA with Dr , EIAO HACCP, and IIC, beaded condensation was noted on the ceiling of the Chill Cooler. No product involved, HACCP Coordinator was informed, product was moved from area and stops were placed on rails to prevent possible contamination, supervised by In the Inedible Cooler dripping condensation and running water from the refrigeration unit overhead was noted, contaminating tubs of inedible rennet's retained on a previous NR and condemned. HACCP Coordinator corrected after this product was removed and disposed of. Regulations state ventilation must be sufficient to prevent condensation which may result in possible contamination.
416.2(d) Ventilation adequate to control odors, vapors, and condensation to the extent necessary to prevent adulteration of product and the creation of insanitary conditions must be provided.