Never Put These 19 Things Down a Garbage Disposal

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Garbage disposals often get a bad rap. Some people think we shouldn’t use them at all.

There’s no doubt that the in-sink grinders can be convenient, time-saving helpers, and many of us would find it tough to get along without them. But they can be sensitive. Many kinds of scraps can go into them just fine, but you need to be careful.

Here are some items that should never be ground up in a disposal.

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