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How Long To Keep Food In The Fridge (INFOGRAPHIC)

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Do you ever wonder how long you should keep food in your fridge before it goes bad? A package of deli meat, Chinese takeout, leftover dinner, a jar of mayonnaise -- all these items have a different shelf life in the fridge. It's important to know how long to keep them and when to toss them. Don't wait until it starts to smell!

Here's a handy visual guide that you can print out and keep on your refrigerator door. Thanks to FoodRepublic.com for bringing this great infographic to our attention.

If you're looking for more detailed information on when to toss those leftovers, check out our guide, The Refrigerator Rules.


From HellaWella.com