How to get rid of the smell of the plastic in a teapot
Very often, new plastic kettle, especially if it is a budget option, and Chinese production, has a persistent smell of plastic, rolling in drinks and affecting their quality. In fact, the plastic itself has no odor, and there is a smell in the kettle of dye and a plasticizer, which is added in a large quantity in order to extend the life of the kettle. To get rid of the smell, use substances that help remove odor from any surface.
You will need:
- lemon juice; - lemon acid; - Lemon peel; - Vinegar; - Soda.
Instruction how to get rid of the smell of the plastic in a teapot
To remove the smell of plastic kettle and its taste of the beverage, boil kettle, adding natural lemon juice, citric acid, in bags or lemon peel on. If you add the lemon juice, then squeeze the juice of 3-4 lemons, pour into the kettle, add water to the maximum mark, boil, leave the solution for 12 hours, boil again, drain the solution, rinse under running water kettle. If necessary, repeat the procedure.
To remove the smell of plastic with citric acid, fill the kettle with water up to the maximum mark, pour acid on 2 bags of 25 grams, boil kettle, leave, wash the kettle under running water solution overnight, morning boil the kettle again, drain the solution.
If you want to use the peel of lemons, then fill the pot half the peel, pour water to the maximum mark, boil, leave the solution overnight or for at least 12 hours and again boil kettle, all of it, remove, rinse with running water.
In addition to these tools, you can use vinegar or vinegar essence. To do this, fill the kettle of water, add 2 tablespoons of 70% vinegar (or half a cup of 9% vinegar), heat the kettle, but not boiling, since boiling the solution will come up to the outside (a chemical reaction), ie, pour over a kettle . Spend heated several times, drain the solution, rinse under running water kettle.
It also helps to cope with the smell of plastic baking soda. Fill the kettle with water, add 3 tablespoons of baking soda, boil kettle, cool, boil again, drain the solution, rinse the appliance under running water.