Airtight containers are very useful when it comes to storing various types of foods. Air contributes a lot when it comes to the contamination and deterioration of food. Food storage containers offer vacuum like storage, keeping out air from the food items, which in turn enhances the life of food. Here we look at some of the factors to take into consideration before buying airtight containers for food storage.

First thing to take into consideration is the size of the container. There are various sizes out there some of which are available in packages (which is good as a sampler, but you run the risk of having certain sizes that you just don’t use). Consider what your uses are, and select the best sizes accordingly.

The second thing to…

Source by Darren Lewis