Please watch this video to help you prepare and pack your Milk Stork delivery.
- Before removing cooling unit, position the cooler near the refrigerator where the breast milk will be stored. Lift the cooling unit and set it aside.
- Take the temperature of the breast milk with a reliable, digital kitchen thermometer. The temperature must be taken immediately upon opening the box and prior to transferring milk to the refrigerator. NOTE: The milk will warm as it is exposed to the ambient temperature and should be placed in the refrigerator immediately after the temperature has been taken.
- To ensure proper breast milk handling, storage and recordkeeping note the date, time and temperature of the milk at the time it was unpacked on the card provided. Retain the card so mom can continue to manage her breast milk storage upon return. The cooling unit cannot be reused. The cooling unit and Styrofoam insert can be discarded in the trash, the shipping carton is recyclable.