Maricopa County, AZ

Circle K Store No 2701503

Permit ID: FD-01133

Permit Type: Retail Food Establishment

905 E Guadalupe Rd Tempe 85283

*PRIORITY VIOLATION is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of foodborne illness or injury.
NA means not available. See detailed inspection reports for additional information.
Priority Violation *
Cutting Edge Participant

Violation Description

Violation Comments

Correct By
Food-contact surfaces: cleaned & sanitized
Core-4-602.11 (E), C: Equipment Food-Contact Surfaces and Utensils-Frequency; Non-TCS. For a permanent fix to this violation, check out these simple tools in our Active Managerial Control Toolbox, made especially for you. Observed build up of organic material resembling dried coffee on spouts of iced coffee machine. Food contact surfaces must be cleaned at a frequency to prevent buildup. Please clean and maintain clean.
Correct Prior To Next Routine Inspection
Gloves used properly
Core-MCEHC Chap. 8, Sec. 2, Reg. 5d, C: Latex Gloves Observed box of latex gloves by hot dog warming station. PIC stated they were for customers if they wanted to use them for the hot dogs. Had PIC remove latex gloves. Latex gloves cannot be used with food contact, may use latex gloves for cleaning purposes within the store.
Corrected At Time Of Inspection
Toilet facilities: properly constructed, supplied, & cleaned
Core-5-501.17, C: Toilet Room Receptacle, Covered Observed no covered trashcan in employee restroom. Please provide a covered trashcan for feminine products,
Correct Prior To Next Routine Inspection
Inspection Comments

This establishment received a(n) A Grade and had 0 Priority, 0 Priority Foundation and 3 Core violations on this inspection. No County legal action will result from this inspection. Report emailed to PIC. Notice of Inspection Rights made available to PIC.

Priority violation is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of foodborne illness or injury.
e.g. - Food employees do not properly wash hands when required
Priority foundation violation is a minor violation that does not directly contribute to an increased risk of foodborne illness but failure to correct this violation may lead to the occurrence of a priority violation.
e.g.- Hand washing soap and paper towels not available at hand wash sink (may lead directly to food employees not properly washing hands when required)
Core violation is a minor violation that relates to general maintenance and sanitation.
e.g. -No sign reminding employees to wash hands
Verification Visits are inspections of establishments enrolled in the MCESD Cutting Edge Program, which requires an enhanced food safety program and ongoing demonstration of active managerial control. Verification Visit inspections found in compliance with Cutting Edge program requirements receive an “A” grade.
The matrix below has been used to grade food inspections under the voluntary grading system starting on October 14, 2011.