How to Use a Lemon to Refresh Your Refrigerator

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Baking soda is effective in eliminating odors, but the power of lemon will add a fresh scent and remove odors faster than baking soda alone. This is another way to keep your kitchen eco-friendly! It's a great quick fix for a funky fridge!

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Things You'll Need

  • Lemon

  • Salt

  • Baking soda

  • Small, shallow dish

Step 1

Slice a lemon into 1-inch thick pieces and place in small shallow dish.


Step 2

Sprinkle one to two tablespoons of table salt onto the lemon.

Step 3

Sprinkle two to threes tablespoons baking soda onto the lemon.

Step 4

Place the dish, uncovered in the refrigerator for up to four to six days. You should be able to tell a difference in just a few short hours.