10 Terrifying Statistics That Will Scare You

Bugs And Rodent Hair Are Allowed In Your Food

Fragments from bugs and rodent hair are such common contaminants of food that the FDA has limits that allow so many of them in food. For example, peanut butter is allowed to contain 30 or more insect fragments and one rodent hair for every 100 grams of food.

Lots Of People Text While Driving

According to official government figures, 55% of those who own a mobile phone will use it to text while behind the wheel of their car. This is particularly unnerving considering how using a smartphone while driving can be up to six times more dangerous than drink driving.