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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    One particular problem in America: foods that are not Food A sad thing that I see in supermarkets all the time is the shopper with a cart full of cans and ... recent issue of the... Pink-slime, crushed beetles, tuna scrape and meat glue.
    08/25/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Ten unpleasant facts about processed meat
    The decline of the high street means that for most of us the supermarket is the place where we buy most of our meat products. In case you think that what you're buying is prime-cut produce, you might want to take in some startling facts about how that meat ...
    07/10/2014 - 5:34 am | View Link
  • Does Michelle know? Obama spends shutdown day making sandwiches with processed bread, peanut butter and jelly
    Menu option number two appeared to be stacks of processed meat, also on white bread. This doesn't exactly jibe with Michelle Obama's primary initiative as first lady: healthy eating. Mrs. Obama started the 'Let's Move' movement, a program billed as ...
    10/14/2013 - 7:04 pm | View Link
  • Could Chicken Kill Us All?
    The broilers are fed a diet laden with arsenic and antibiotics, while egg-laying hens are often packed into barns so full ... Meat Recovery,” stripping the meat off leftover bones and turning it into the poultry version of pink slime.
    09/19/2013 - 3:33 am | View Link
  • Still fancy the full English? Study links processed meats such as bacon and sausages to risk of early death
    The research, which involved participants from ten different European countries, highlights links between a diet high in processed meat content and heart disease and cancer. Researchers, writing in the journal BMC Medicine, also concluded that salt and ...
    03/6/2013 - 7:33 pm | View Link
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  • Pink slime
    "Pink slime" is an epithet for a meat-based product the meat industry calls "lean finely textured beef" (LFTB), "finely textured beef", and " boneless lean beef ...
    10/21/2014 - 6:58 am | View Website
  • snopes.com: Pink Slime and Mechanically Separated Chicken
    In 1982, a final rule published by FSIS (the Food Safety and Inspection Service) on mechanically separated meat said it was safe and established a standard ...
    10/21/2014 - 2:05 am | View Website
  • Pink Slime Aside, Meat is Not Safe
    The recent uproar over “lean beef trimmings”—also known as “pink slime”—has led the maker of this ammonia-treated meat to suspend operations at all but ...
    10/20/2014 - 7:17 pm | View Website
  • Inside McDonalds Meat Processing Plant
    Kevin Sims and I were given rare access to a meat packing facility where McDonalds hamburger patties, and sausage patties are made. Comments are disabled ...
    10/19/2014 - 4:05 pm | View Website
  • Advanced meat recovery
    Advanced meat recovery (AMR) is a slaughterhouse deboning process by which the last traces of skeletal muscle meat are removed from animal bones after the primal cuts ...
    10/16/2014 - 4:37 pm | View Website
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