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Aren't plastic bags waterproof ?
« Reply #25 on: 13/12/2007 12:49:15 »
I'm tempted to say no they are not waterproof 'cause they put airholes in them, but you're not talking about that type of bag.
I think all of the suggestions made can account for it. Condensation, poor quality plastic, possibly frozen stuff melting, also possibly other things in your fridge dripping on to it? Just a thought.
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« Reply #26 on: 14/12/2007 16:58:47 »
I'm tempted to say no they are not waterproof 'cause they put airholes in them, but you're not talking about that type of bag.
I think all of the suggestions made can account for it. Condensation, poor quality plastic, possibly frozen stuff melting, also possibly other things in your fridge dripping on to it? Just a thought.

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Aren't plastic bags waterproof ?
« Reply #27 on: 19/12/2007 21:50:13 »
You Know something interesting I have never had that problem with vacuum sealed bags. They are heavy duty plastic and heat sealed!
 

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Aren't plastic bags waterproof ?
« Reply #28 on: 10/01/2008 12:48:55 »
On a similar theme, I have recently noticed moisture inside an airtight plastic storage box in my fridge.
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« Reply #29 on: 10/01/2008 13:08:56 »
If you roast or cook anything in your microwave using a plastic bag specially
made for this cooking purposes then you'll get condensation, steam and the water
will run out of the bag after you have finished doing so.

 

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Aren't plastic bags waterproof ?
« Reply #30 on: 24/01/2008 16:04:36 »
Also, evaporation occurs, even at low temperatures.
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