Ice deflector contact surface has pink and black slime residuals, New Castle Subway misses the mark during inspection

Ice deflector contact surface has pink and black slime residuals, New Castle Subway misses the mark during inspection

New Castle, PA

Subway in New Castle

3340 WILMINGTON RD
NEW CASTLE, PA 16105
724-654-9808

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratory Services conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on November 22, 2019. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Subway in New Castle was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 2 violations were found.

The inspector made the following comments in support of the violations found during the inspection:

  • White plastic ice deflector(interior top section of ice machine), a food contact surface, was observed to have has pink and black slime residuals, and was not clean to sight and touch. Shut off ice machine and do not use ice in bin.
  • Paper towel dispenser empty at the hand wash sink in the back(dry storage) area.