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
Frozen Food and Power Outages: When to Save and When to Throw Out.
Adapted from Keeping Food Safe During an Emergency (USDA). Thawed or
Jun 2, 2011 ... Refrigerator with open door If your power goes out, knowing what to do with the
food in your refrigerator and freezer can help you stay healthy.
WATCH a video on Food Safety During Power Outages ... Have coolers on hand
to keep refrigerated food cold if the power will be out for more than 4 hours.
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 ...
Jul 2, 2012 ... Here is what you should know, in case your fridge and freezer lose their ...
Refrigerated Food and Power Outages: When to Save and When to ...
If a power outage is 2 hours or less, you don't need to be concerned, but you
should know how to save your food when the refrigerator is out for longer periods
Oct 29, 2012 ... Whether it's a hurricane or a run-of-the-mill power failure, one major area of
concern is keeping a safe supply of food. You might have plenty of ...
Oct 29, 2012 ... If they stay sealed, your fridge can keep food cold for about four hours, and ... For
a full list of tips on food safety in the event of a power outage, ...
Perishable foods will stay safe in a refrigerator only 4 hours. □ Find out where
dry ice and block ice can be purchased. POwEr OutagEs. & FOOD saFEty ...