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Food and Beverage Storage Guidelines

FoodKeeper is intended to help consumers understand food and beverage storage and maximize the freshness and quality of items. Proper storage keeps items fresh longer, and has the potential to reduce food waste.  Users can browse by category or use the key word search function, and access this resource on the web and as a mobile app for Android and Apple devices.

Additional general Food Safety and Food Safety for Children and Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women resources are also available.

Another related resource, Ask USDA, provides 24/7 assistance and tips on preventing foodborne illness, safe food handling and storage, and safe meat, poultry, and egg product preparation.

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