The Federal Food Safety department advises that yogurt held in temperatures above 40 degrees Fahrenheit should be discarded after 2 hours. Other dairy products such as milk, cream, sour cream, buttermilk, evaporated milk... More »

Yogurt remains safe to eat unrefrigerated for 4 to 6 hours. The processes used to create this dairy product increase the acidity of milk which also helps to prevent spoilage. More »

Eggs should not remain unrefrigerated for more than two hours. Eggs should only be purchased from a refrigerated case, and they should be refrigerated again as soon as possible. More »

When left at temperatures of 40 degrees Fahrenheit or more, cooked lobster only stays fresh for about 2 hours. At temperatures of 90 degrees Fahrenheit or higher, cooked lobster only keeps for 1 hour. Cooked lobster stay... More »

Mayonnaise should not be left to sit out at temperatures above 50 degrees Fahrenheit for more than 8 hours. After 8 hours, eating mayo can pose a threat of food borne illness. More »

Sour cream should not sit out for longer than four hours in temperatures over 40 degrees Fahrenheit. Sour cream that has been left at room temperature for longer than the recommended amount of time should not be consumed... More »

According to the USDA, discard raw meat if it spends more than two hours above 40 degrees Fahrenheit. Even short exposures to room temperature can cause bacterial growth, so refrigerate meat promptly. More »