Ground beef

Five-pound packages of Harris Ranch ground beef from Grocery Outlet. (CBS)

Grocery Outlet Pulls Ground Beef Packages After Customer Finds Glass Pieces Inside

A grocery chain is pulling ground beef packages from its shelves after a customer reported finding pieces of glass inside the meat.

05/20/2015

Raw ground beef (CBS)

Beef From Antioch Raley’s Recalled After Pen Found In Meat Grinder

A supermarket chain has been forced to recall all the ground beef at an East Bay store after an employee reported finding bits of chewed up pen in the store’s meat grinder.

04/30/2012

Raw ground beef (CBS)

Bay Area Chains Listed Among Those Who Sell Meat Containing ‘Pink Slime’

Pink slime is the meat filler made from slaughterhouse scraps that is treated with ammonia. The filler, treated with ammonium hydroxide gas, is used to destroy bacteria in raw meat.

03/19/2012