How to Clean a Marble Cutting Board

A marble cutting board can be an expensive item to buy. Thus taking care of it is often the best option to do to preserve its usefulness and attractiveness. The marble cutting board is not a hard object to clean. The main thing is to remember cleaning it regularly to avoid the stains that may stay permanently on the marble cutting board. Remember, in cleaning your marble cutting board, you must never use a material that will leave a toxic residue that may taint your food ingredients.

Step 1 - Make the Cleaning Solution

Create a mixture of warm water, distilled white vinegar and 2 tsp. liquid dish detergent into a spray bottle. The warm water is the base of your cleaning solution, the vinegar acts as the disinfectant and the detergent as the cleaning agent of oil and grease.

Step 2 - Mix the Ingredients

Shake the spray bottle to mix the ingredients fully. The solution is gets rid of the bacteria and cleans the surface of the marble cutting board at the same time.

Step 3 - Apply the Solution

Spray the solution directly onto the marble cutting board. Do not use a cloth to spread the solution. Let the solution stay onto the marble cutting board for a few minutes before wiping away with a damp sponge. The curing period will disinfect the marble cutting board from any bacteria. Remove any remaining residue or material on the marble cutting board.