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Nicholas Meats, L.L.C.
Address: 72 Barrville Rd, Belleville, PA 17004
Establishment No.: m4465
USDA Inspection Report: 16 May 2012
Violation: 416.1, 416.2(d)
Citation: On April 16, 2012 at approximately 1034 hours the following noncompliance was identified: The entryway from the cooler into the fabrication room, rail, and supporting beams had beaded condensation. The first entryway from the fabrication room to the side small cooler also had beaded condensation. QA, was informed of this noncompliance. Upon my notification the line in the cooler was stopped and the entryways, rails, and supporting beams were wiped down. After ensuring that all visible condensation was removed the line was started again. The establishment is not in compliance with 9 CFR 416.1 and 416.2(d) .
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(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.