Storage and Warming

How to safely wash, sterilise, prepare and store bottles. Your baby’s milk, whether expressed breast milk or infant formula, needs to be handled carefully to ensure it isn’t contaminated by bacteria that could make your baby sick.

Here’s what you need to know about safely washing and sterilising your baby’s bottles and feeding equipment, and how to prepare and store bottles of expressed breast milk or infant formula to keep your baby healthy.

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