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Tuna Scrape

The last year has been one revelation after the other about the kind of food we’re eating. Meat glue, pink slime, and tuna scrape have turned stomachs as each was outed as a way grocery stores and low-end restaurants are charging us more for less. Here’s a guide on what they are, how to avoid […]

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Much of the tuna scrape responsible for the current outbreak of Salmonella has been recalled, but more cases were reported early this month, including the appearance of a strain of Salmonella not usually seen in the US. Food poisoning symptoms can start within an hour after exposure, or up to two weeks. So although the […]

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Last month, pink slime rocked the beef industry with reporting on how leftover meat bits are chemically removed, treated with ammonia, and turned into “pink slime’, a substance which is then mixed with ground beef to make a cheaper product that sells for the same price. Now, a salmonella outbreak that’s spread across 20 states […]

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