How to tell when food needs to be thrown away


Today’s Video of the Day comes from the American Chemical Society’s Reactions series and features a look at how to tell when food needs to be thrown out.

While it’s important to mind the dates on deli meats and milk, most food expiration dates are merely suggestions of when to consume for peak quality and actually have nothing to do with food poisoning.

By Rory Arnold, Earth.com Staff Writer

Video Credit: American Chemical Society