Putting Glass Walls on Pennsylvania Slaughterhouses So We Can
See Behind Closed Doors
Empire Kosher Poultry
Address: 1 River Rd, Juniata Cty, Mifflintown, PA 17059
Establishment No.: p1015
USDA Inspection Report: 2 May 2011
Citation: At approximately 0521 hours, I observed the following noncompliance:[newline]At the rendered fat area entrance, the pillar and wall had peeling paint on there surfaces. Paint chips were observed on the floor area , these were under the skids. There are several skids that are utilized at this area, they hold the cleaned edible barrels. I did not observe paint chips on these barrels. Ms. (QA), was informed. This area of concern was discussed in the weekly exit meeting with the plant on 4/29/11. This is a violation of 9CFR 416.2(b)(2) and your SPS Plan.
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.