'Pink slime': Health crisis or misunderstood meat product?
27, 2012 – The maker of "pink slime" suspended operations Monday at three of four plants where the beef ingredient is made, saying officials would work to address public concern that has cost the company business. (/The Associated Press) Correction:
(Reuters) – The controversy over the ground beef filler dubbed "pink slime" has hurt US ground beef demand, a Tyson Foods Inc executive said on Tuesday. Heightened awareness and debate over the product, which the industry calls lean finely textured
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And, of course, pink slime. That's the less-than-thoroughly-accurate epithet bestowed on what the industry prefers to call lean, finely textured beef, which is made by salvaging the fatty scraps left after the animal has been butchered,