Tuesday 20 February 2018


National Grocers Stop Buying “Pink Slime” Meat

March 22, 2012 | 1 comment

The Associated Press is reporting today that three national grocers will no longer buy ground beef that contains Lean Beef […]

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‘Pink slime’? It’s up to schools, USDA says (*Updated*)

March 15, 2012 | 1 comment

Food Court and Food Court News reported last week on the brewing controversy over pink slime in school lunches. Today […]

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Lab Tests Find Carcinogen in Regular and Diet Coke and Pepsi

March 6, 2012 | 1 comment

The safety of soda is put into question by a new study. The Center for Science in the Public Interest […]

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USDA purchasing 7 million pounds of “Pink Slime” for School Lunches

March 6, 2012 | 3 comments

Food Court reported last month on McDonald’s announcement to longer use ammonia-treated “lean beef trimmings” known as “pink slime.” Although most fast […]

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Seafood Solutions Fined $1M For Labeling Frozen Catfish As Grouper

February 7, 2012 | No comments

The Associated Press is reporting on the sentencing of Seafood Solutions Inc. of Torrance California for mislabeling imported fish. Seafood […]

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“Pink Slime” a Matter of Safety or Unhealthy Adulteration?

January 30, 2012 | 6 comments

Multiple news outlets are reporting on McDonald’s announcement that it was no longer using the controversial ground beef additive known as “pink slime” […]

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Lawsuit Alleges Frito-Lay’s GMO Snacks Aren’t “Natural”

January 2, 2012 | No comments

Back in August Food Court reported on a lawsuit brought against Con Agra’s Wesson cooking oil for its use of […]

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Australia OKs Laxative Agent as Wine Additive

December 7, 2011 | No comments

California Watch reported toay that the Australian government has given the nod to winemakers to begin using a chemical contained in laxatives. The chemical […]

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Lawyer Sues Chipotle Over Beans Made with Pork

September 21, 2011 | No comments

A Jewish-vegetarian lawyer, Kevin Shenkman, has sued Chipotle Mexican Grill for selling a bean dish that contains pork. Shenkman filed a putative […]

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Margarine Ban Faces Opposition in the Dairy State (Wisconsin)

September 20, 2011 | No comments

The dairy state’s ban on margarine may soon be history. The AP reports that a quirky Wisconsin law intended to protect the […]

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