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How to keep the hygiene of cutting board plastic?

Feb 24, 2016

Most of the cutting board plastic is made of polypropylene, polyethylene.

   Advantages of cutting board plastic:It is not mildew, it is easy to clean up, it is resistant to strong impact, it is not broken, it's long service life. After a number of years, the surface of the grinding wheel is used as a new one.

   Disadvantages of cutting board plastic:cutting board plastic is not resistant to high temperature, hot stuff put in above the cut, it is easy to deformation, it is not suitable to cut some grease food, otherwise it is easy to clean. Some boards containing lead, cadmium and other plasticizers, use for a long time and even the risk of cancer; and some textured plastic chopping board, it is easy to cut Suimo, it with the food enters the body, it causes damage to liver and kidney.

   How to keep the hygiene of cutting board plastic?

   1. We must separate raw and cooked foods: because there are more lettuce bacteria and parasite eggs.Therefore, inevitably, the chopping board will be polluted, if we use the chopping board to cut the cooked food, cooked food will cause pollution. It is best to prepare two plates.

   2. Keep it clean: Because it is easy to breed bacteria, especially in the hot summer, because the air is humid, cutting board is easy to mildew, so every time run out of the board, we have to wash it.We can use hard scrub brush to clean,then rinse with water repeatedly, we also use boiling water to wash, it can play a bactericidal effect. If a fish and other meat, we can dissolve the salt wash rice water or detergent wash, and then rinse off with warm water. Do not use boiling water, because the meat protein residues on the board, the heat is solidified, it is not easy to wash.After washing, please put it in a ventilated place to dry, do not use the so-called "clean cloth" to "wipe clean", because "clean cloth" is not very clean, it will be placed in a ventilated place to dry. But do not easily wet chopping board is placed under the sun exposure, to prevent deformation, but the impact of the use, don't cling to the wall or flat, otherwise on the other side of the clothes, it is easy to mildew.

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