Rubbermaid storage box are designed to create a perfect seal when closed. This means that the smell of plastic is often trapped inside the container, so that when you take before the lid of the container, there is a strong and unpleasant smell of plastic. Fortunately, the smell takes little work to remove, allowing you to use storage boxes Rubbermaid without worrying that the smell will stick to your stored items.
Education to get rid of smell of plastic Rubbermaid storage box: air container first time you make the purchase. Remove the lid and let the container sit overnight outdoors. If airing out is not successful, pour about 1 cup of baking soda in the container, and close the lid Rubbermaid. Both the bicarbonate sits inside the container for at least three hours or overnight.
Pour 1 cup of vinegar in Rubbermaid storage area if the baking soda does not remove the smell of plastic. Again, let it sit for at least three hours with the lid firmly on the container. Fill the sink with warm water and 2 teaspoons dish soap. Let the container soak in water for about 20 minutes, and wash it with a damp sponge. Finally, to get rid of smell of plastic Rubbermaid storage box, rinse the container and dry with a cloth.