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The danger of Teflon and non-stick coatings

  1. Almost every family in the Netherlands and in large parts of the rest of the world uses pans with a Teflon non-stick coating almost every day. Many people do not realize that this can pose a health hazard, especially if the surface is damaged or if the pans are overheated. Even during normal use, harmful substances can be released

Teflon in other products

  1. Teflon is not only used for pans. Rainproof jackets made of GoreTex, Stainmaster anti-stain agent (produced by chemical company 3M) and other products such as SilverStone and Scotchgard contain Teflon.

Do not use non-stick pans anymore?

  1. Using pans with a non-stick coating probably won't make you ill immediately. At most, the flu symptoms can occur with extreme heating. However, the long-term effects can cause serious complaints. The safest thing is of course not to use the pans at all. If you still want to use them, please observe the following measures:

Animal safety advice

  1. Never use the pans in the presence of birds Never let the dog lick the pan

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