Food storage is both a traditional domestic skill and is important industrially. A benefit to have a basic supply of food storage in the home is for the cost savings. Baking Soda is essential as a leavening agent for baking. Baking soda is pure Sodium Bicarbonate, a naturally occurring white crystalline substance with a number of household uses. It is also commonly used in cooking, cleaning and for medicinal purposes. The container with perforated lid is used to store open baking soda in the fridge, to control odors. Freshly prepared food items often lose their warmth and freshness, if not stored in airtight pans. Different types of food pans and lids are available for safe storage of food items. Hot food is always sensitive to air movements. Hence, for your hot food products to remain warmer for a longer time, you can use hot food pans. These pans are specially designed to withstand the high temperature of the food items. For keeping cold food chilled, usually people use ice cubes. The advent of cold food pans has taken away all such hassles. You can store your cold food for a longer time in these units. Cold food pans are mainly used for buffets and food bars.
Food is stored by almost every human society for various purposes such as preparation for periods of scarcity, enabling a better balanced diet throughout the year or to take advantage of short term surplus of food as at harvest time. Guidance for surviving emergency conditions in many parts of the world recommends maintaining a store of essential foods such as typically water, cereals, oil, dried milk, and protein rich foods such as beans, lentils, tinned fish and meat. Food spoilage is a common problem since it is not properly stored in the right containers. Today, quality cold and hot food pans are widely available in the market for safe storage and preservation of food items for a longer time. Round storage containers are economical, durable and easy to use. It is available in white polyethylene or semi-clear polypropylene for greater visibility. It can be considered as nest for compact storage. The Ingredient Bin system provides ease of operation as well as maintaining a healthy environment in the back of house of any kitchen. It is safe because scoop handle is held out of ingredient that reduces the risk of cross-contamination Crocks safely hold chemicals and hot liquids up to 52ºC.