The 7 Grossest Things In Your Food
When pink slime oozed into public consciousness, we all scrunched our noses. What was this mystery substance -- a food additive made of beef trimmings that are heated, compressed into blocks, and then exposed to bacteria-killing ammonia -- hiding in processed meat?
It also got us thinking about what other shocking ingredients go undercover in our grub. Our research revealed some surprising secrets that rival -- and possibly even beat -- pink slime. Steel yourself for our list.
And just a suggestion: Don't read this during your lunch break.
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