# expiration date

How have you bean?
Homemade or store-bought
It could reduce food waste and your risk of getting sick
The cereal saw its last "best by" days when Seinfeld was still on the air
Laurent Fortin has been imprisoned since March in an expired flour scandal
An investigation found that retailers commonly engage in secretive tactics to make food appear fresher than it is

Different from expiration dates, “best before” dates relate only to quality, not safety.

Most consumers do not strictly abide by sell-by and use-by dates, research shows