When you hear "Kellogg's," generally speaking, you'll associate the word with catchphrases like "Snap, crackle and pop." But after this video of a worker allegedly peeing into a food vat popped up, consumers are now worried if it's more like "Snap, crackle and pee."
Federal health officials have launched a criminal probe and Kellogg is in the midst an internal investigation after a video surfaced this weekend that appears to show a worker filming himself urinating on one of the company's food assembly lines. The graphic video, first posted by World Star Hip Hop (NSFW link) last Friday, apparently shows a Kellogg worker casually whipping it out and urinating all over an active production line containing food.
In a statement provided to Thrillist, Kellogg said it believes the incident occurred at its Memphis, TN facility sometime in 2014 and potentially impacted a "limited" number of foods like Rice Krispies Treats, granola clusters included in multiple products, and puffed rice treats that were discontinued. Those products have long since expired, according to the company, but people are understandably grossed out: