PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A Spanish company is using 3D printing to create fake steak. NovaMeat, headquartered in Barcelona, uses a 3D printer as its sous-chef.READ MORE: Man Dies In Police Custody At Yeadon Borough Police Headquarters
The printer works meticulously to prepare the vegan meat in under 10 minutes. It’s printed with the same texture and appearance as a normal piece of beef.READ MORE: Arson Suspect Arrested In Connection To Building Collapse That Killed Lt. Sean Williamson Extradited Back To Philadelphia
After a sizzle on the skillet, it’s ready to eat.MORE NEWS: Man Wanted For Shooting Woman While Asleep In Her Apartment In Germantown, Philadelphia Police Say
The makers of the fake steak say the technology offers a good alternative to meat, since livestock farming contributes to greenhouse gas emissions.