Tri States Public Radio Staff
Wed May 9, 2012
Pink Slime Maker To Close Plants, 650 To Lose Jobs
Originally published on Wed May 9, 2012 4:06 am
Officials with Beef Products Incorporated, or BPI, will permanently close three production plants in Iowa, Texas and Kansas by the end of the month. BPI is the maker of finely textured beef. Critics call it pink slime. About 650 people will lose their jobs.