Kroger, Giant Eagle won't sell ‘pink slime'
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Kroger, Giant Eagle won't sell ‘pink slime'

Rochester : NY : USA | Mar 23, 2012 at 2:25 AM PDT
Source: The Columbus Dispatch
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Consumers who are turned off at the thought of pink slime in their ground beef will have an easier time avoiding it at major grocery stores. Kroger and Giant Eagle announced yesterday that they're not going to use the filler, more properly known as lean, finely textured beef, in ground beef they sell.... FULL ARTICLE AT The Columbus Dispatch
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Pink slime is essentially beef trimmings that have been mixed in a centrifuge, then treated with a cloud of ammonia
Pink slime is essentially beef trimmings that have been mixed in a centrifuge, then treated with a cloud of ammonia
 
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