Food

What’s the perfect temperature for your refrigerator?

An Overheated Fridge Can Cost You Up To $75 In Food Waste A Month

It’s always annoying when you think you have delicious leftovers in your fridge only to open the Tupperware container and find that the food is definitely no longer edible. does this happen to you on a fairly regular basis? Then it might have something to do with the temperature of your refrigerator; you may have set it too high. This makes the food you put in it spoil faster.

A lot of people have their refrigerator set at a temperature that’s too high.

Food waste

We all want to avoid food waste since it’s such a pity, but it happens to all of us sometimes. Want to try to waste as little food as possible? Then you should first check the temperature of your fridge. Research conducted by British food waste organisation WRAP shows that British households throw away 70 pounds (the money kind) worth of food because their fridge is set at the wrong temperature.

Go to the next page to find out what the best temperature is for your refrigerator so you can avoid food waste!