70% Of Processed Meat Is Full Of "pink Slime" [infographic]

? slime,? or ?lean, finely textured beef? filler treated with ammonia to kill bacteria, has been making the headlines recently in response to the U.S. Department of Agriculture decision to make 7 million pounds of ground beef containing ?pink slime? available to school districts for use in school meals. Red Meat Is Killing You, an ...

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  • Pink slime
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