Enjoy Lunch with Easy Clean-up

Soft sided cooler bags are a great way to keep your lunch cool and fresh every day. However, you run the risk of your go-to bag being out of commission if you do not clean it properly after each use. Food storage and the accumulation of moisture from beverages or other items can easily lead to the growth of stain and odor-causing bacteria, mold and mildew.

Simple Solution

For general cleaning in between uses, empty the cooler completely, wipe down all surfaces with warm water and a mild soap, then wipe it clean. Turn the cooler bag inside-out to allow it to dry with the inside exposed before storing again.

To remove odors, apply white vinegar to a clean cloth and wipe the inside of the cooler. Afterwards, you can just let the vinegar dry completely - no need to wipe off!

If you find mold and mildew in your cooler bag, your best option would be to put it in the washing machine on a gentle cycle, with cold water and a mild detergent. Once the cycle is complete, you can allow the bag to air dry. This fix is only an option for bags that are machine washable, so be sure to check the usage and care instructions for your product.


Best Solution

The best solution is to purchase a soft-sided cooler with Microban antimicrobial product protection like Arctic Zone lunch bags, to help prevent the growth of mold and mildew in the bag.

Microban® Protection


Arctic Zone

Arctic Zone Coolers & Lunch Bags

Arctic Zone is the market leader in soft sided coolers and lunch packs. 30 years along we continue to do what we do best: create the greatest soft sided, insulated products in the world.

Since 1986 our passion for innovation has always been what defines us. We pride ourselves on bringing new ideas to the marketplace faster than any of our competitors and hold numerous design and utility patents. All of this innovation has resulted in our becoming the worldwide market leader in insulated products.

Arctic Zone coolers are treated with built-in antimicrobial technology from Microban® so they stay cleaner and fresher, for longer.

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