pink slime


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pink slime

n
(Cookery) beef trimmings that have been ground and liquefied, used as a binder in minced beef and other meat products
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"Pink slime is exactly the sort of 'loose, figurative, or hyperbolic language' that courts recognize demands protection under the First Amendment," the court filing reads.
ABC News, which is embroiled in a multi-million dollar defamation lawsuit over a series of reports on so-called "pink slime" beef products, asked Wednesday to transfer the case to federal court.
One South Dakota meat processor who reportedly lost millions in the wake of this spring's "pink slime" controversy is taking its beef with ABC News to court.
"Pink slime," also known as "lean, finely textured beef" (LFTB), is made from meat scraps that are treated with ammonium hydroxide to kill bacteria.
Just as the "pink slime" furor began to die down, the meat industry has been hit with media reports of "meat glue," enzymes that processors use to bind together smaller pieces of meat.
Forget "pink slime," and start worrying about green chicken.
With headlines dripping with disgust lately like the juice from a "finely cooked" burger over the "pink slime" meat filler, it was only a matter of time before somebody bit back.
Beef-processer AFA Foods is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, following recent media scrutiny of its "pink slime" meat filler.
In 2011, he declared McDonald's burgers were not fit for human consumption and urged operators to ditch a type of processed beef - dubbed "pink slime" - from the recipe.
I would like a baby doll, pink slime, baby crib, baby bottles, and babyclothes.
Komen Race for the Cure, Davis and physician Benjamin Bartnicke kept a bargain and sat down to be drenched with buckets of pink slime.
Make this the year where you and your dog get healthy together!" Focusing on wholesome nutrition and freshness, the company doesn't use any types of preservatives, growth hormones, BHA, BHT, pink slime, or artificial colors.