Clean Your Gross Plastic Containers! --Fill almost to the top with water and a squirt of dish soap. Add cup of bleach. Microwave the container for 40 seconds, or until the solution is boiling. Allow to rest until the water is luke-warm.
10 Food And Drink Containers You Can Reuse and Recycle
For those of you who love DIY something you should know reusing and recycling old things is a great way to save money and add a little character to your decor. Food or drink containers are some of the most common and everyday items that are found in your home. Most of time you will [...]
With various sized bins and a range of lids, it doesn’t take much for your collection of leftover holders to get out of hand. Lufkin and Goodsell say to group bottoms, then stack lids vertically with the help of a plate rack. - Crafting For Ideas
Leftovers are great. But leftover odor from the plastic container, not so much. Luckily, there's a fast, easy way to eliminate lingering food odors. Just add a sprinkling of ARM & HAMMER™ Baking Soda to a clean damp sponge. Next, wash your plastic containers as normal. Then dry. (HINT: For stubborn odors, soak containers in a solution made of 4 tbsp Baking Soda to 1 quart warm water.)
Gather those loose lids! Utilize thrifty organizers to make over the chaotic space where you stash food-storage containers. A wall file mounted to a cabinet door is an easy solution for separating plastic lids from bases.
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