What kind of plastic is used to make food storage bags?

Answer According to Cook's Illustrated, most food storage bags available at your local supermarket are made from 100 percent polyethylene. Freezer bags are slightly thicker than sandwich bags by five micr... Read More »

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How to Make Ice Cream Using Food Storage Bags?

Don't have an ice cream maker? It's possible to make ice cream without one using the basic ice cream ingredients and food storage bags. Read on to find out how.

Are plastic dog food storage bins bad for bacteria?

On One Hand: The ContainerAccording to, plastics are "by nature extremely sanitary materials." The website says "bacteria thrive in warm, moist environments. Once bacteria have bee... Read More »

Is there a substitute for non-biodegradable plastic bags in which to store food garbage?

There are a number of bags on the market made for kitchen and bathroom garbage cans that are biodegradable and/or compostable. Many are corn based and will break down easily in a landfill.Source:Bi... Read More »

How to Make Your Own Vacuum Sealed Storage Bags?

Vacuum sealed storage is useful because it reduces the size of clothing, blankets, quilts, towels etc. and enables them to be stacked evenly. If you cannot find, or afford, the real deal, here is h... Read More »