Freezer unplugged: removing smell

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Old 08-08-17, 01:01 PM
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Freezer unplugged: removing smell

Somehow my freezer got unplugged.
Chicken, fish, pork, ice cream - of course it all defrosted.
Came home from work today and got blasted with the smell. First I knew of it.
Cleaned out the freezer but can't get the smell to go away.
Any suggestions?
 
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Old 08-08-17, 01:21 PM
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Baking powder was an old trick. Start with that.
 
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Old 08-08-17, 01:26 PM
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Sounds like a plan. Make a little paste with it and rub down the insides. Thanks!
 
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Old 08-08-17, 01:35 PM
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Shorty, did you mean Baking Soda or have I been missing something? We have always used the soda.

My sons freezer lost power, we think it was the extension cord, and lost a lot of meat. he ended up disassembling the panel on the lid to clean everything he could get to. Turned out good but never resolved why.

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Yes, you are correct, baking soda
 
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Old 08-08-17, 02:26 PM
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Get several boxes of baking soda. Pour it into bowls and place inside on bottom of freezer. Close lid. It will take several days.

Some I know use coffee grinds to do the job.
 
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