Reducing incidence of foodborne illness by just 10% would mean 5 million fewer Americans would get sick each year! After seeing this recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate, we started thinking about kitchen safety tips to help keep our families safe from these all-too-common illnesses.
Sponges are perfect for harboring millions of germs. We prefer the sponges with the rough side for scrubbing out hard-to-clean pots and pans, but end up throwing them out before their life cycle is over. What a waste! Instead, we put them in the microwave for a couple of minutes and watch as the microbes sizzle away.
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