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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  • Off the menu: Schools can now opt out of serving 'pink slime' burgers to children
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    03/15/2012 - 2:18 am | View Link
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  • Pink slime factories shuttered after massive public ...
    Pink slime factories shuttered after massive public backlash. Thursday, March 29, 2012 by: Jonathan Benson, staff writer Tags: pink slime, factories, ammonia
    10/18/2017 - 1:46 pm | View Website
  • Pink slime
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    10/16/2017 - 11:21 pm | View Website
  • USDA plans to keep feeding 'pink slime' to your kids ...
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    10/15/2017 - 9:39 am | View Website
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  • ABC Settles With Meat Producer in ‘Pink Slime’ Defamation ...
    Plant workers producing lean, finely textured beef — also known as “pink slime” — at a Beef Products Inc. facility in South Sioux City, Neb., in 2012.
    06/28/2017 - 8:09 pm | View Website
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