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Is food in the refrigerator safe during a power outage? It should be safe as long as power is out no more than 4 hours. Keep the door closed as much as possible  ...

www.foodsafety.gov/blog/poweroutage.html

Jun 21, 2012 ... Spring and summer storms often do it very effectively. ... That's the best way to be sure that your food is safe after a power outage. ... If the power is going to be out for a long time, buy dry or block ice to keep the refrigerator as ...

www.thekitchn.com/heres-what-to-keep-and-throw-out-after-a-power-outage-223425

Sep 8, 2015 ... You should be prepared for a power outage, including setting the refrigerator to the ... If the power goes out, keep track of how long it's out. ... Read more: Refrigerated Food and Power Outages: When to Save and When to ...

www.fda.gov/food/resourcesforyou/consumers/ucm076881.htm

Mar 22, 2017 ... WATCH a video on Food Safety During Power Outages ... Refrigerated food should be safe as long as the power was out for no more than 4 ...

www.stilltasty.com/articles/view/27

The power's out and you' ve got a fridge full of food. So you naturally start to worry about what s still safe to eat. But how can you tell? Here, the answers to your ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/29/power-outage-food-safety-hurricane-sandy_n_2039351.html

Oct 29, 2012 ... “It is important to keep our food safe when the power goes out to prevent our food from spoiling, which can put us at higher risk for food borne ...

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outage will last for several days, 50 pound of dry ice should hold an 18-cubic ... Refrigerated foods should be safe as long as power is out no more than 4 hours.

www.redcross.org/get-help/how-to-prepare-for-emergencies/types-of-emergencies/food-safety

Heat waves, violent storms and other natural events – as well as some man- made ones – can cause sudden power outages. Outages of any length can be ...

www.angieslist.com/articles/how-long-will-food-my-fridge-last-if-power-goes-out.htm

Aug 12, 2014 ... Experts say keeping the freezer and refrigerator doors shut during a power outage is a crucial part of making the food inside last longer. But for ...

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Aug 29, 2011 ... But, the refrigerator will only keep food safely cold for about four hours if unopened during a power outage, according to the USDA.