Monday, August 31st, 2020 by Robert Rowe
Cleaning Up After a Fire
In most cases, food in commercially sealed, unopened, uncontaminated metal cans is all that can be salvaged after a house fire. Carefully inspect all cans for any signs of swelling or change of shape. It’s also usually possible to restore non-permeable kitchen tools, such as silverware, utensils, cookware, and dishware. Make canned food and cutlery safe again by cleaning and sanitizing them.
Food that has spoiled or been contaminated by fumes or chemicals may not look or smell any different. This does not mean that it is safe to eat
Why Does A House Fire Make Food Unsafe?
Even if food isn’t burned in a fire, it may not be safe to consume after the flames have been put out. Here are three reasons why:
The bottom line is when in doubt, throw it out!
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