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These Are The Foods You Should Never Pour Down The Drain

Eat This, Not That! Logo By Brittany Anas of Eat This, Not That! | Slide 1 of 12: If you’re lucky enough to have one, a garbage disposal can truly be thought of as your dishwashing assistant. It grinds hard for you, shredding up and disposing of the food that you didn’t have room for (or that the picky eaters in your life rearranged on their plates). And while hardworking, there are some foods that your disposal and your pipes simply can’t digest and you should make sure to never pour them down the drain.So, we asked plumbing experts to shed some light and tell us which foods and other food-related items that make their way into our sinks should never, ever go down the drain. And while you’re learning up on these tips, make sure you check out 12 Common Food Safety Mistakes You’re Probably Making Every Day.

These Are The Foods You Should Never Pour Down The Drain

If you’re lucky enough to have one, a garbage disposal can truly be thought of as your dishwashing assistant. It grinds hard for you, shredding up and disposing of the food that you didn’t have room for (or that the picky eaters in your life rearranged on their plates). And while hardworking, there are some foods that your disposal and your pipes simply can’t digest and you should make sure to never pour them down the drain.

So, we asked plumbing experts to shed some light and tell us which foods and other food-related items that make their way into our sinks should never, ever go down the drain. And while you’re learning up on these tips, make sure you check out 12 Common Food Safety Mistakes You’re Probably Making Every Day.

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