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Do you consume food products after the expiration date?

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Poll Results: 3,909 votes
46%
Sometimes. It depends on the product.
 
31%
Yes. I use my own judgment.
 
23%
No. I adhere to the date.
 
1%
Other.
 


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Ed V.
Monday May 25, 2015, 4:28 PM


Sometimes.

Barbara V.
Monday May 25, 2015, 9:43 AM


Sometimes.

Andrea A.
Monday May 11, 2015, 6:35 AM


Sometimes. It depends on the product.

M.N. J.
Thursday May 7, 2015, 2:55 AM


Those stamped dates on food are sell-by or "best before" dates, not "expiration" dates.

I use my own judgment on how long after the stamped date I'm willing to go, since it depends on the type of food and storage conditions.

Sue H.
Sunday March 15, 2015, 11:43 PM


Sometimes.

Cat NoForwards S.
Wednesday February 25, 2015, 5:26 PM


It is all about good judgement.

Cat NoForwards S.
Wednesday February 25, 2015, 5:26 PM


It is all about good judgement.

Cat NoForwards S.
Wednesday February 25, 2015, 5:26 PM


It is all about good judgement.

Cat NoForwards S.
Wednesday February 25, 2015, 5:26 PM


It is all about good judgement.

Cat NoForwards S.
Wednesday February 25, 2015, 5:26 PM


It is all about good judgement.



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