Correct Temperatures for Refrigerators
Refrigeration helps prevent food borne illnesses. After referencing such bad microorganisms as Salmonella, E. coli, and botulism, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) states, "Keeping foods chilled at proper temperatures is one of the best ways to...
Jul 29, 2014 ... Do you know the temperature your fridge should be set? Here's ... The ideal
temperature range for your fridge is 35 to 38 degrees Fahrenheit.
In units with an electronic control panel, the factory settings of 38°F (3°C) in a
refrigerator and 00°F (-18°C) in a freezer are ideal food storage temperatures as
If you have read How Food Preservation Works, then you know that the purpose
of a refrigerator is to slow down the growth of bacteria. The purpose of a freezer ...
Here are tips for safely storing food in your refrigerator, freezer, and cupboards. ...
Keeping foods chilled at proper temperatures is one of the best ways to ...
Jan 14, 2015 ... A Christmas gift sparks a question: What temperature should my refrigerator be?
The ideal refrigerator temperature is 35°F (1.6°C). You're not hugging the danger
zone like you would be at 40°F (4.4°C), and you're distancing ...
Apr 16, 2015 ... What is the ideal temperature I should keep my freezer & refrigerator at; is it really
0º & 40º? Doesn't “freezing” always mean things are frozen?
Nov 2, 2016 ... And that's why we now include this information in our refrigerator ratings charts,
under Features & Specs. You'll find the ideal temperature ...
Jun 21, 2013 ... The ideal refrigerator temperature is 35° F (1.6° C). You're not hugging the
danger zone like you would be at 40° F (4.4° C), and you're ...