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Can I Still Eat This?

This American Chemical Society Reactions video shares how to tell if that expired food is still OK to eat

by American Chemical Society
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An estimated 133 billion pounds of food gets thrown into the trash every year in the United States, so understanding when your food goes bad is important to help reduce waste. Unfortunately, consumers can’t just check the expiration date on the packaging, because the listed date rarely coincides with when the food actually spoils. So how can you tell if your food is still safe to eat? This episode, Reactions talks food expiration-date misconceptions and gives you some guidelines to answer that age-old question: Can I still eat this?