How lean, finely textured beef is made

Lean, finely textured beef (a.k.a. ''pink slime'') is derived from the trimmings of beef that are left after large cuts are removed. The method used by its developer, Beef Products Inc. is below. Read related article.

Lean, finely textured beef (a.k.a. 'pink slime')
Sources: Beef Products Inc., USDA, Congressional Research Service. Bonnie Berkowitz and Todd Lindeman/The Washington Post. Published on April 20, 2012, 8:36 p.m.
 
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