7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator effectively you may not know yet

Articles May 20, 2020 13:26

It is essential to eliminate odors from the refrigerator.

The following article of Break will give you some tips on how to remove the odors as well as on how to prevent unpleasant odors in the refrigerator.

7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator 

Use orange, tangerine peel

7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator effectively you may not know yet

Orange or tangerine peels contain natural aromatic essential oils, so you can take them and rinse and wipe them dry, then place them in the corners of the fridge.

After about 3 days, the citrus peels will automatically absorb the odor in the fridge. You can keep doing this simple way to keep the fridge free of odors.

Use lemon

7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator effectively you may not know yet

You can also use fresh lemon, cut into thin slices and place in the fridge compartments. The natural essential oils in lemons will also help absorb all the odors from the refrigerator.

Use cotton towels

7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator effectively you may not know yet

Get a clean cotton towel, then fold it neatly and place it in the top compartment of the refrigerator. Cotton fabric has hygroscopic properties, so it will absorb all the odor in the refrigerator.

After a period of using this way you get out and wash towels with warm water, dried in sunlight and can be used again.

Use tea

7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator effectively you may not know yet

Take about 50g of chilled flower tea into a small cloth bag and place it in the refrigerator. The essence of the tea will absorb all the odor in the cupboard. This tea bag can be used continuously for about 1 month, after which you can take out the tea and bask in the sun to be able to continue using.

Use coffee grounds

7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator effectively you may not know yet

After making coffee, you can use wrapped coffee grounds into a cloth and place in the refrigerator. This coffee bag can be stored in the refrigerator for about 3 weeks then you can take it out and replace it with a new one.

Use charcoal

7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator effectively you may not know yet

Charcoal has a good ability to dehumidify refrigerators. Take some charcoal and crush it, put it in a cloth bag and put it in the refrigerator compartment. After about 1 month, it should be replaced with a new charcoal bag.

In addition, you can also use deodorant activated carbon. This charcoal helps to eliminate odor and does not change the quality or taste of the food, can be used continuously for 6 months.

Use vinegar

7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator effectively you may not know yet

You can also put vinegar in a glass jar, place it in the fridge and open the lid. Vinegar will also absorb the odor in the cupboard without damaging the cabinet as well as food.

Some notes to preserve food in the refrigerator

In general, there are many methods to deodorize refrigerators. You choose the most appropriate and convenient way for you. In addition, you should also note a few things to keep the refrigerator from being stinking.

For leftovers at a meal, first put them in a tightly closed container so that the smell of food cannot escape. Because the smell of long-lasting food can make your fridge smell bad.

For fruits, fruits with many fragrances such as bananas, mangoes, jackfruit, durian, ... when you store in the refrigerator also need to be wrapped carefully or the scent will reintroduce to the food. Other and long lasting will also cause unpleasant odor.

7 ways to deodorize the refrigerator effectively you may not know yet

Green vegetables are an extremely good food for the body, but if you put wet vegetables in the fridge for storage, it is a disaster. Because the risk of rotten vegetables and causing unpleasant smells will be very high.

If you want to preserve vegetables, wash them and wait for them to drain completely before putting them in the fridge.

For fresh foods such as (meat, fish, shrimp, crabs ...) you should clean before putting in the refrigerator and cover with 2 wraps to avoid odors will escape outside, or evaporate. Salt can cause corrosion of the refrigerator's interior material.

In addition to paying attention to the food added, you also need to pay attention to the expiry date of foods when stored for a long time. Because if they expire, they can accidentally cause a bad smell to stick to the refrigerator.

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