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on January 26, 2021

Foreign material contamination about procedures, not people

Human errors can occur that cause contamination situations, but it is important to make sure workers are given clear communication on what their duties are, and have the skills needed to perform those duties

When a foreign material contamination situation occurs at a meat or poultry processing plant, it is often the result of a piece of equipment malfunctioning.

However, when those incidents occur, it is important to look at what went wrong in the process, rather than to point fingers at who in…

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