Safety in the Kitchen

By Kiara Dowdy

Boiling Water may not be as easy as it looks

One of the easiest things that anyone can do in a kitchen is boil water but if aren't safe it can cause damage . On a local website local people can share their horror kitchen stories . A user name " sushizombie " said that she was boiling water to make pasta and when it was time to pour the hot water out , the sink was crowded and as she was pouring it she got the seaming hot water all over her .. When dealing with very hot things you need sure that your wearing the proper wear and an open space .


  • wash your hot water for at least 20 seconds before and after handling food
  • items that touched foods like cutting board , dishes , silverware , and counter tops need to be washed with hot soapy water before and after
  • rinse fruits and vegetables under hot water