Putting Glass Walls on New York's Slaughterhouses So We Can
See Behind Closed Doors
Josef Meiller Slaughterhouse
Address: 2768 Rt 199, Pine Plains, NY 12567
Establishment No.: m4477
USDA Inspection Reports: 2 Mar 2011
Violation: 416.1, 416.2(b)(2)
Citation: At approximately 0800 hours the door frame and doors going in to the inedible storage area off the kill floor were observed to have rust spots developing around the door hinges and door frame. Mr. was informed of my observation. This a failure to comply with 9 CFR 416.1 and 416.2(b)92)
416.1 Each official establishment must be operated and maintained in a manner sufficient to prevent the creation of insanitary conditions and to ensure that product is not adulterated.
416.2(b)(2) Walls, floors, and ceilings within establishments must be built of durable materials impervious to moisture and be cleaned and sanitized as necessary to prevent adulteration of product or the creation of insanitary conditions.