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Is using a teflon-coated pan dangerous?

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Dr. Lonna Larsh
Family Medicine
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In brief: Cook on low temp

Teflon starts to break down when heated to greater than 260 degrees.
When it breaks down, toxic chemicals are released. Cook on lower temperatures and be careful not to scratch your pans to increase the safety. Throw away your pans when they are scratched or flaking.

In brief: Cook on low temp

Teflon starts to break down when heated to greater than 260 degrees.
When it breaks down, toxic chemicals are released. Cook on lower temperatures and be careful not to scratch your pans to increase the safety. Throw away your pans when they are scratched or flaking.
Dr. Lonna Larsh
Dr. Lonna Larsh
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In brief: No

Sealed surface.

In brief: No

Sealed surface.
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