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How to clean out rotten food in fridge



 
 
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Old October 16th 05, 06:22 AM
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Food in fridge (turned off) has been decaying for 3 months. Would it be
dangerous to breathe near the fridge while cleaning it out?


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Old October 16th 05, 06:38 AM
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"Martik" wrote in message
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Food in fridge (turned off) has been decaying for 3 months. Would it be
dangerous to breathe near the fridge while cleaning it out?


You can be pretty sure there will be mold spores floating around. Use a
spray bottle to dampen things so the spores are less likely to spread.


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Old October 16th 05, 07:02 AM
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Default How to clean out rotten food in fridge

Food in fridge (turned off) has been decaying for 3 months. Would it be
dangerous to breathe near the fridge while cleaning it out?

You can be pretty sure there will be mold spores floating around. Use a
spray bottle to dampen things so the spores are less likely to spread.

The spray should be 1/2 strength bleach.

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Old October 16th 05, 07:02 AM
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"Edwin Pawlowski" wrote in message
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"Martik" wrote in message
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Food in fridge (turned off) has been decaying for 3 months. Would it be
dangerous to breathe near the fridge while cleaning it out?


You can be pretty sure there will be mold spores floating around. Use a
spray bottle to dampen things so the spores are less likely to spread.

Question is, wil it be dangerous to inhale those spores while cleaning?


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Old October 16th 05, 08:03 AM
Abe
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Default How to clean out rotten food in fridge

Food in fridge (turned off) has been decaying for 3 months. Would it be
dangerous to breathe near the fridge while cleaning it out?

You can be pretty sure there will be mold spores floating around. Use a
spray bottle to dampen things so the spores are less likely to spread.

Question is, will it be dangerous to inhale those spores while cleaning?

If you spray the entire interior surface down with 1/2 strength bleach
before cleaning, they'll all be dead.
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Old October 16th 05, 12:40 PM
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"Martik" wrote in message
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"Martik" wrote in message
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Food in fridge (turned off) has been decaying for 3 months. Would it be
dangerous to breathe near the fridge while cleaning it out?


You can be pretty sure there will be mold spores floating around. Use a
spray bottle to dampen things so the spores are less likely to spread.

Question is, wil it be dangerous to inhale those spores while cleaning?


Possible. Wear a dust mast at least.


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Old October 17th 05, 02:54 AM
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What in the spray bottle? Clorox?

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"Martik" wrote in message
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Food in fridge (turned off) has been decaying for 3 months. Would it be
dangerous to breathe near the fridge while cleaning it out?


You can be pretty sure there will be mold spores floating around. Use a
spray bottle to dampen things so the spores are less likely to spread.



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Old October 17th 05, 03:08 AM
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"Stormin Mormon" wrote in message

What in the spray bottle? Clorox?

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That's what I'd use. Bleach is a wonderful disinfectant.


 




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