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Food Expiration Dates

Here's How Long Your Food Will Stay Safe In The Fridge

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 08.06.2014 | Taste

There's been a lot of discussion about the right and wrong food to store in the refrigerator and freezer. Once you've cleared up what belongs wher...

5 Foods That Stay Good Past Their Expiration Dates

Posted 03.21.2014 | OWN

A 2013 report from Harvard Law School and the Natural Resources Defense Council states confusion over food dating has led 91 percent of Americ...

What You Should Know Before You Toss Out Your Food

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Andrea Atkins | Posted 11.13.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com That little date stamped on food packages may not be as accurate as you think—and you could be wasting money becaus...

How Long Do Things in Your Fridge Stay Good AFTER Their Expiration Dates?

Thrillist | Posted 12.16.2013 | Taste
Thrillist

Don't believe the printed hype! Keep eating that fish sauce!

4 Ways to End Food Waste

Modern Farmer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Modern Farmer

A Match.com for Waste? An expired-food supermarket? Ending food waste is going to take generations of work. But here are four solutions that are up and running, today.

Food Expiration Date System 'Is A Mess': Safety Watchdog

The Huffington Post | Carey Polis | Posted 09.20.2013 | Healthy Living

"The date labeling system in the U.S. is not a system at all. It is a mess," says Dana Gunder, food and agriculture staff scientist for the Natural Re...

What To Do With Expired Food

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 04.30.2013 | Taste
Jeanette Pavini

Bananas are not the only food that can be used past their prime.

8 Foods That Will Outlast You

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Even though we don't like to think about it, we all have an expiration date. And most everything we're in contact with does too. Our computers will on...

Do Food Expiration Dates Really Mean Anything?

EatingWell | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
EatingWell

Do we really need to throw food away by the date printed on the carton? If not, how long do we have before it really goes bad? And what does 'going bad' really mean?

When Does Your Food Really Spoil?

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Some of us adhere to them with religious severity and others use them as an insignificant suggestion, but either way, expiration dates are mysterious....

How Quickly Does Food Lose Its Nutrients?

EatingWell | Posted 11.30.2011 | Home
EatingWell

By Michelle Edelbaum, Web Editor for EatingWell Media Group I like to keep a stockpile of my favorite foods in my pantry so that when the mood strik...

Boston Schools Serving Up Expired Food From 2009?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Boston City Councilor John Connolly chose four random public schools in the city for a surprise cafeteria inspection. What he found horrified Boston r...