Food Containers

Food Containers

Description
Description

Food containers are essential items used for storing, transporting, and preserving food. They come in various shapes, sizes, and materials, each serving different purposes. Plastic containers, popular for their lightweight and versatile nature, are commonly used for everyday storage in refrigerators and pantries. Glass containers, preferred for their non-reactive properties, are ideal for reheating food in microwaves or ovens. Metal containers, like tins and stainless steel boxes, are durable and used for long-term storage or carrying meals. Silicone containers offer collapsible options for space-saving. These containers are found in homes, restaurants, and on-the-go for packed lunches, ensuring food stays fresh and protected.

History
History

Food containers have been a part of human life since ancient times. Initially, natural materials like leaves, gourds, and animal skins were used to hold and store food. As pottery techniques developed, clay and ceramic containers became common for cooking and storage, prized for their durability and heat resistance. With the advent of metalworking, metal containers like cans and tins were introduced, revolutionizing food preservation and storage.

In the 20th century, the invention of plastics brought lightweight, airtight, and inexpensive food containers, widely adopted in households and the food industry. Glass containers also gained popularity for their ability to preserve flavor and resist contamination. Over time, these containers have evolved to meet the changing needs of food storage, preparation, and transportation.

Future
Future

The future of food containers is likely to be shaped by innovation and environmental consciousness. We can expect a surge in eco-friendly materials like bioplastics or compostable substances, reducing waste and environmental impact. Smart containers might emerge, featuring technology that monitors food freshness or suggests recipes based on contents. Designs could become more modular and space-efficient for compact storage.

There's potential for containers that change color or texture to indicate temperature or spoilage. Personalization, with containers tailored to individual dietary needs or preferences, could also gain popularity. These advancements aim to make food storage more sustainable, intelligent, and personalized, aligning with modern lifestyles and environmental concerns.

Common Questions
Common Questions
What are the four types of food storage?

The 4 different types of food storage are dry food, freeze-dried food, dehydrated food, and canned food. Dry food includes flour and sugar while freeze-dried foods are conserved by freezing the food and drying excess moisture. Dehydrated food is similar to freeze-dried food and canned food offers the easiest storage option.

How long are leftovers good for?

Leftovers are typically good for 3 to 4 days when they are kept in the refrigerator. Leftovers should be eaten within that timespan as the risk of food poisoning increases after that time. If leftovers will not be eaten within those 4 days, they should be frozen immediately.

What are the temperatures for proper food storage?

The temperatures for proper food storage within a refrigerator are at or below 40° F (4° C). If food will be frozen then the freezer temperature should be set at 0° F (-18° C). It is important to check the temperatures of both the refrigerator and freezer periodically.

Objects

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2.36” | 6 cm
8” | 20.3 cm
5.75” | 14.6 cm
2.13 lb | .97 kg
IKEA 365+ Container - Rectangle (34 oz)
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IKEA 365+ Container - Rectangle (34 oz)3D model of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (34 oz) viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (34 oz) viewed in perspective
4.33” | 11 cm
8” | 20.3 cm
5.75” | 14.6 cm
2.75 lb | 1.25 kg
IKEA 365+ Container - Rectangle (61 oz)
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IKEA 365+ Container - Rectangle (61 oz)View of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) in 3D available for download
1.97” | 5 cm
5.75” | 14.6 cm (Diameter)
5.75” | 14.6 cm (Diameter)
1.06 lb | .48 kg
IKEA 365+ Container - Round (14 oz)
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IKEA 365+ Container - Round (14 oz)View of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) in 3D available for download
3.15” | 8 cm
5.75” | 14.6 cm (Diameter)
5.75” | 14.6 cm (Diameter)
1.31 lb | .59 kg
IKEA 365+ Container - Round (20 oz)
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14.600
14.600
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IKEA 365+ Container - Round (20 oz)Perspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (20 oz)Perspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (20 oz)
2.36” | 6 cm
5.75” | 14.6 cm
5.75” | 14.6 cm
1.06 lb | .48 kg
IKEA 365+ Container - Square (20 oz)
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14.600
14.600
0.480
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IKEA 365+ Container - Square (20 oz)View of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) in 3D available for download
4.33” | 11 cm
5.75” | 14.6 cm
5.75” | 14.6 cm
1.56 lb | .71 kg
IKEA 365+ Container - Square (41 oz)
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14.600
14.600
0.710
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IKEA 365+ Container - Square (41 oz)Perspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz)Perspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz)
2.36” | 6 cm
3.25” | 8.3 cm
3.25” | 8.3 cm
1.06 lb | .48 kg
IKEA 365+ Container - Square (6 oz)
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8.300
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0.480
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IKEA 365+ Container - Square (6 oz)3D model of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (6 oz) viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (6 oz) viewed in perspective
1.5” | 3.8 cm
2.75” | 7 cm (Diameter)
2.75” | 7 cm (Diameter)
.02 lb | .01 kg
IKEA Pruta Container (2 oz)
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7.000
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IKEA Pruta Container (2 oz)Perspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz)Perspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz)
2.25" | 5.7 cm
5.5” | 14 cm
5.5” | 14 cm
.13 lb | .06 kg
IKEA Pruta Container (20 oz)
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14.000
14.000
0.060
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IKEA Pruta Container (20 oz)3D model of the IKEA Pruta Food Container (20 oz) viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Pruta Food Container (20 oz) viewed in perspective
IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz)
Collection of drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) compared to other related containers

The elegant, functional, and high-quality IKEA 365+ Food Containers (Round) are among the highly valuable and versatile food containers. They were designed by Sarah Fager, rounded, with a lid, and stackable. They are made of durable plastic and their size makes them easily fit into small spaces or be used in outings.

The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) has an overall height of 1.97” (5 cm) and diameter of 5.75” (14.6 cm). The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) holds a volume of 14 oz (.41 L) and weighs 1.06 lb (.48 kg).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) labeled with height and diameter
The elegant, functional, and high-quality IKEA 365+ Food Containers (Round) are among the highly valuable and versatile food containers. They were designed by Sarah Fager, rounded, with a lid, and stackable. They are made of durable plastic and their size makes them easily fit into small spaces.

The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) has an overall height of 1.97” (5 cm) and diameter of 5.75” (14.6 cm). The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) holds a volume of 14 oz (.41 L) and weighs 1.06 lb (.48 kg).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) labeled with height and diameter
IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz)
Height:
1.97” | 5 cm
Width:
5.75” | 14.6 cm (Diameter)
Length:
Depth:
5.75” | 14.6 cm (Diameter)
Weight:
1.06 lb | .48 kg
Area:
Materials
Heat resistant glass; bamboo, silicone, or polypropylene lid
Designer
Sarah Fager (IKEA)

Drawings include:
IKEA 365+ Food Container - Round (14 oz) front elevation, plan

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IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz)
Set of drawings comparing the size of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz) and other food containers

Transporting food or storing leftovers is now easier with the Square-shaped IKEA 365+ Food Container. These containers are stackable, can fit tight spaces, and come with a secure click lid that prevents leakage. They were designed by Sarah Fager and made of polypropylene plastic.

The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz) has an overall height of 4.33” (11 cm) and widths of 5.75” (14.6 cm). The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz) holds a volume of 41 oz (1.2 L) and weighs 1.56 lb (.71 kg).

Series of measured drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz) labeled with height and width
Transporting food or storing leftovers is now easier with the Square-shaped IKEA 365+ Food Container. These containers are stackable, can fit tight spaces, and come with a secure click lid that prevents leakage. They were designed by Sarah Fager and made of polypropylene plastic.

The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz) has an overall height of 4.33” (11 cm) and widths of 5.75” (14.6 cm). The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz) holds a volume of 41 oz (1.2 L) and weighs 1.56 lb (.71 kg).

Series of measured drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz) labeled with height and width
IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz)
Height:
4.33” | 11 cm
Width:
5.75” | 14.6 cm
Length:
Depth:
5.75” | 14.6 cm
Weight:
1.56 lb | .71 kg
Area:
Materials
Heat resistant glass; bamboo, silicone, or polypropylene lid
Designer
Sarah Fager (IKEA)

Drawings include:
IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (41 oz) front elevation, plan

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IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz)
Collection of drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) compared to other related containers

The rectangular-shaped IKEA 365+ Food Containers were designed by Sarah Fager. They have two cool features: they are stackable while the durable plastic used to make them ensure they keep their shape, and efficiently fit small spaces. These reusable containers also have airtight seals to prevent leakage.

The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) has an overall height of 4.33” (11 cm), width of 8” (20.3 cm), and depth of 5.75” (14.6 cm). The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) holds a volume of 61 oz (1.8 L) and weighs 2.75 lb (1.25 kg).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) labeled with height and width
The rectangular-shaped IKEA 365+ Food Containers were designed by Sarah Fager. They have two cool features: they are stackable while the durable plastic used to make them ensure they keep their shape, and efficiently fit small spaces. These reusable containers also have airtight seals.

The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) has an overall height of 4.33” (11 cm), width of 8” (20.3 cm), and depth of 5.75” (14.6 cm). The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) holds a volume of 61 oz (1.8 L) and weighs 2.75 lb (1.25 kg).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) labeled with height and width
IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz)
Height:
4.33” | 11 cm
Width:
8” | 20.3 cm
Length:
Depth:
5.75” | 14.6 cm
Weight:
2.75 lb | 1.25 kg
Area:
Materials
Heat resistant glass; bamboo, silicone, or polypropylene lid
Designer
Sarah Fager (IKEA)

Drawings include:
IKEA 365+ Food Container - Rectangle (61 oz) front elevation, plan

Downloads

2D Downloads

3D Downloads

IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz)
Collection of drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) compared to other related containers

Transporting food or storing leftovers is now easier with the Square-shaped IKEA 365+ Food Container. These containers are stackable, can fit tight spaces, and come with a secure click lid that prevents leakage. They were designed by Sarah Fager and made of polypropylene plastic.

The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) has an overall height of 2.36” (6 cm) and widths of 5.75” (14.6 cm). The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) holds a volume of 20 oz (.6 L) and weighs 1.06 lb (.48 kg).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) labeled with height and widths
Transporting food or storing leftovers is now easier with the Square-shaped IKEA 365+ Food Container. These containers are stackable, can fit tight spaces, and come with a secure click lid that prevents leakage. They were designed by Sarah Fager and made of polypropylene plastic.

The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) has an overall height of 2.36” (6 cm) and widths of 5.75” (14.6 cm). The IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) holds a volume of 20 oz (.6 L) and weighs 1.06 lb (.48 kg).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) labeled with height and widths
IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz)
Height:
2.36” | 6 cm
Width:
5.75” | 14.6 cm
Length:
Depth:
5.75” | 14.6 cm
Weight:
1.06 lb | .48 kg
Area:
Materials
Heat resistant glass; bamboo, silicone, or polypropylene lid
Designer
Sarah Fager (IKEA)

Drawings include:
IKEA 365+ Food Container - Square (20 oz) front elevation, plan

Downloads

2D Downloads

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IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz)
Set of drawings comparing the size of the IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) and other food containers

Individuals that want to keep small things organized will find the IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) extremely valuable. They are made of polypropylene and stackable, but it is their small rounded size that make them ideal as they can fit tight spaces and even be easily carried from one place to another.

The IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) has an overall height of 1.5” (3.8 cm) and diameter of 2.75” (7 cm). The IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) holds a volume of 2.4 oz (.07 L) and weighs .02 lb (.01 kg).

Series of measured drawings of the IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) labeled with height and diameter in plan and elevation
Individuals that want to keep small things organized will find the IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) extremely valuable. They are made of polypropylene and stackable, but it is their small rounded size that make them ideal as they can fit tight spaces and even be easily carried.

The IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) has an overall height of 1.5” (3.8 cm) and diameter of 2.75” (7 cm). The IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) holds a volume of 2.4 oz (.07 L) and weighs .02 lb (.01 kg).

Series of measured drawings of the IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) labeled with height and diameter in plan and elevation
IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz)
Height:
1.5” | 3.8 cm
Width:
2.75” | 7 cm (Diameter)
Length:
Depth:
2.75” | 7 cm (Diameter)
Weight:
.02 lb | .01 kg
Area:
Materials
Polypropylene container and lid
Designer
IKEA

Drawings include:
IKEA Pruta Food Container (2 oz) front elevation, plan

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