Dating sanitary cans
In theory, as long as the cans are sound and not bulging the food should be safe to eat.
Canned foods 100 years old have been tested and found to be safe to eat.
If correctly stored in moderate temperatures (below 70 degrees F) this will help your foods last as long as possible and help maintain nutrition.
I have personally eaten canned goods that were over ten years old, way passed their best used by dates.
The product is always safe to consume as long as the seal has remained intact, unbroken and securely attached.
However, the flavor and freshness of the product gradually begin to decline after three years from the manufacturing date.” The above seems to be a common answer from all the big canneries.
However, the perceived value of a particular milk can must be determined by the person making the purchase.
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