Originally Posted by why
Yes. They'll probably get funky after a day or so.
Originally Posted by iammatt
No. I mean, a few hours or so or a day, but you generally don't want to be storing bivalves too long if they aren't alive.
I'll probably keep it to a few hours in the fridge at most, I wasn't planning for anytime longer than half a day. As it turns out, I can NOT eat 2lbs on my own. They're cheap enough, whatever. I know mussels produce some toxin when dead, I'd like to avoid consuming this if possible.