What to Throw Out When the Power Goes Out

refrigerator full of foodDuring power outages, food spoilage can be a serious problem when refrigerators and freezers lose power. Consumers can help avoid spoilage and foodborne illness in their homes by making sure foods stay properly refrigerated during a power outage.

Here are useful tips for keeping food safe when the power goes out.

http://homefoodsafety.org/safety-tips/refrigerate/power-outage-food-safety

For more questions, please contact: Racine/Kenosha Nutrition Education Program at 262-635-2864

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