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Stinky Lunchboxes? Double Yuck!

posted by eolsen

lunchboxIf your children take lunches to school, the lunchbox or bag will inevitably get dirty and smelly. Here’s how to remove the bad odors:

TO CLEAN: Lightly wet a paper towel with a bit of household vinegar or sprinkle some odor-neutralizing baking soda on it. Place inside the lunch bag or box overnight. Next morning, wash and dry well. To air out, always leave the top open.

TO PREVENT: Have your children keep their lunchboxes clean by tossing out uneaten food or wrappers every day. A simple napkin can wipe off the inside surface.



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