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what is the horrible odor coming from my freezer?

what can i use?

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shay1130

Asked by shay1130 at 11:37 AM on Sep. 7, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • Baking soda. Make sure there isn't any expired meat or frostbitten veggies, and put a box in there.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 11:38 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • Clean it out really good with soap and hot water. First go through the food in your freezer and frig to see what turned rotten!!!
    dancer

    Answer by dancer at 11:39 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • yup baking soda. I would also clean out my freezer too and see if I can see anything and get rid of what looks bad.
    Raeann11

    Answer by Raeann11 at 11:40 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • I've recently had that issue too. Can't for the life of me think of what it might be...
    BisketLiss

    Answer by BisketLiss at 11:40 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • Clean out your fridge and freezer. Wash down with soap and water. Then put some baking soda in there. Good luck.
    countryspun

    Answer by countryspun at 11:41 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • Try cleaning out all the food and what not with Bleach.
    Then throw away all the roten foods.
    then use some baking soda if you can.
    newathis918

    Answer by newathis918 at 12:21 PM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • Does it smell like rotting food or does it smell more like a chemical? If you have a crack or some damage to it maybe it is leaking coolant.
    science_spot

    Answer by science_spot at 2:58 PM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • Defrost the freezer, it may have picked up an odor from rotten food. After that, keep an open box of baking soda in there.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 4:51 PM on Sep. 7, 2010

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