A woman posts photo of McDonald's meal she kept for 6 years

What happens to McDonald's chicken nuggets and fries after six years? According to an Alaska woman, not much of anything...

Jennifer Lovdahl posted a photo on Facebook, claiming that she purchased this Happy Meal six years ago. The receipt was dated Jan. 8, 2010.

The food apparently sat in the Anchorage chiropractor's office all this time, yet did not rot, decompose or produce any sort of stench.

Lovdahl argued that it's proof of how many chemicals the fast food chain adds to its food, joking that the box would decompose before the food.


It's been 6 years since I bought this "Happy Meal" at McDonald's. It's been sitting at our office this whole time and...

Posted by Jennifer Lovdahl on Wednesday, February 3, 2016


The company addressed the question on its website, saying it's likely the food had dehydrated before decomposition could occur. "Food needs moisture in the air for mold to form," the company said on its website.


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