21 Tricks to Make Groceries Last Longer

1. Toss spoiled produce

Spoiled produce
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Before storing, examine the contents of each bag and promptly remove items that are bruised, overripe or on the brink of spoiling. Items in this condition release ethylene gas that could spoil good produce.

You can also purchase an ethylene gas absorber to delay the ripening process of your produce.

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