Bugs, rodent hair and poop: How much is legally allowed in the food you eat every day?
By Sandee LaMotte, CNN
Updated 6:58 AM ET, Fri October 4, 2019
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Photos:Shocking 'filth' legally allowed in your food
Shocking "filth" legally allowed in your food – Did you know there can be 450 insect parts and nine rodent hairs in every 16 oz. box of spaghetti? There's no way to get rid of all the creatures that might hitch a ride along the food processing chain, but the US Food and Drug Administration has set some food defects standards to keep them to a minimum.