How To Unpack And Disinfect Your Groceries

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How To Unpack And Disinfect Your Groceries

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  • S S says:

    But why so much extra plastic ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ

  • Ajay Kumar says:

    Thats too much.

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  • Esther Chow says:

    remove unnecessary packaging – boxes and sanitizing your fridge

  • Phyl D says:

    Plain water?

  • kiathadiva7 says:

    Just get some lysol ! And spray on the boxes .. as much as LOVE bleach !! … thats unnecessary !

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  • Nick McConnell says:

    I’ve been wondering about this. Its alot ut worth it. We all have the time

  • fleure neige says:

    Oh thanks god itโ€™s only me who does this ,at home they say that Iโ€™m exaggerating

  • Bowties_Ain't_Just_For_Boys_ Craftswoman says:

    I think I may be obsessed or something I’ve been doing this for years…I just throw out the cardboard boxes, drop cookies in a ziploc.

  • Marylin Gonzalez says:

    I thought wiping you would be spreading, Instead spray some Lysol or disinfecting spray like a generic brand than let it sit for 10 minutes and wipe with wet cloth. I just have been spraying especially on touch surfaces

  • Gayle Mora says:

    Dr Oz Where do you find these people. Give me a break!!!

  • Sheryl Holland says:

    Shouldn’t you wear disposable gloves as you wipe stuff down? I spray with lysol, which I had prior to this luckily.

  • Emerald Eyes says:

    Why is so one talking about these chemical disinfectant sprays leeching into our foods through the packaging…? Plus, bringing in bags, taking things out of bags, etc, exposes your home to the virus in the air, which then lands on our floors. Unless you are going to sanitize your entire home, top to bottom, multiple times a day โ€” which will be impossible if you canโ€™t even find bleach, alcohol, disinfectants, etc, in the stores โ€” there is no win-win here. All we can do is try to not let any outside packaging touch our plates, bowls, etc, and remember to wash our hands (raw!!) 500 times a day lol. Itโ€™s maddening.

  • HG says:

    Washington state’s, home of the coronavirus hotspot, Governor Inslee just signed a bill into law BANNING single use grocery bags, the day after he gave the stay-at-home order. What?!

  • Michelle Quintana says:

    What stores have plastic bags?

  • Kel4everSmiles says:

    My personal routine. Use it, or don’t. Just trying to help !
    “Process of Elimination” is goal.
    Do all ,if not everything you can outside the home before entering. Garage,front porch or back porch !
    This is my ‘designated’ area..My own personal Lab / Hospital for grocery duty !
    Yes..that clean !

    I use 2 fold out tables in garage. If you don’t have tables. Garage floor is better than nothing and way better than your kitchen !
    Have a bowl of bleach and water for can goods to be dunked and swirled about.
    Transfer to table #2 to dry.
    ‘Saturate’ box goods. Either spray heavily or use a soaked rag.
    Transfer to table #2 to dry.

    No need to wipe dry ! Mater of fact, DO NOT !
    Allow the bleach to kill,kill, kill !

    Have a designated ‘always open’ trash bag or trashcan for grocery sacks,boxes etc..

    I also have a bowl of soapy water for fruits and vegetable..Toss them in for a bath.
    These items will come in for a good rinse, later after my job is fully 100% completed !

    Later after boxed/or sacked items have dried. Transfer chips,snack cakes, bread etc..into containers. Toss the boxes and sacks.
    Now these cleaned items can come into the house..NOT before !

    After my Lab work is complete. I then remove my clothing in case they picked up a hitchhiker.
    They either go straight into the washer or in a designated virus clothes pile (in my garage) to be washed later.

    I wash my hands after my clothes are stripped.
    I enter the home nekid carrying all my clean goods !
    Yes I feel stupid, but I’m trying to survive this !

    All this is set up before I return home. Doing it this way..I eliminate as many doorknobs as possible, light switches,brushing against walls,using the indoor trashcan, using the faucet handle a gazillion times, fridge handle a gazillion times, walking in and out the door carrying groceries and tossing them up on the counter.

    Yes my excited dogs can wait to go outside…!
    We all pet them when we return home..No need to smear virus on our pets !
    I do all my Lab work first before I enter the home !

    I hope my routine gives you some ideas and helps you..
    I enter the home “One time” “One time” with hopefully clean groceries !
    The “process of elimination”..!

    DO NOT touch your face during any of this..!
    Don’t forget your credit card, drivers licence etc..They need cleaning as well !
    Ladies, ditch the purses..Pocket what you need to pay with !

    Also, I personally find it helps to write down my plans and routines to follow.

  • Connie says:

    We use 2 tablespoons [Tbs.] of bleach in a spray bottle, then fill it up the rest of the way with water. I spray a rag with it, and wipe EVERYTHING down with it. A strange response is from our son’s cat is that he LOVES the smell–better than catnip. Then again, he isn’t named “K.C.” [KrazyCat] for nothing! Stay safe, please.

  • ้ฌผ้ฎซTERRORshark says:

    Am i the only one whos always been doing this before the virus?

  • Alisha Lyn says:

    Gotta love the cover for video of her holding the bags in her house with no gloves before I’m assuming she goes to sanitize them. ๐Ÿ˜‚ I can’t even with this anymore. This whole thing is making me want to go on and meet my Saviour now like yesterday. ๐Ÿ‘

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