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Remove odor from plastic

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How do I get the smell of onions out of my plastic storage containers?

Remove odor from plastic

If your plastic storage containers have a residual odor from storing onions or garlic, wash the container, and then wad up a piece of newspaper and seal it inside the container. In a few days the odor will be gone.

   

Comments

6/22/2006 9:07:46 PM
Lynne Christen said:

This is a new tip for me. I have thrown away countless plastic containers that were smelly. Have tried many other solutions with no luck. If this one works, I'll be in your debt!




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