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What are the best and least toxic frying pans?

I have heard that Teflon contains a large amount of toxins. What are some alternatives to teflon pans which provide a good non-stick surface without the use of toxic chemicals?
asked Sep 11, 2013 by anonymous




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4 Answers

caste iron is #1.....then stainless steel.................
answered Sep 11, 2013 by josie (51,120 points)
Caste iron frying pans which have been well-seasoned.  American-made are the best iron pans you can use, and if you can find some at a yard sale which have already been well seasoned, all the better.
answered Sep 11, 2013 by anonymous
There is something new on the market called blue stone frying pans.  Probably very expensive from Germany.  Clean & season them just like caste iron.  Probably not as heavy but heavier than stainless steel.
answered May 22, 2014 by josie (51,120 points)
The BEST Fry Pan I Ever USED Was CERAMIC I Found One In A Womans Shop In Dallas--Park Ln. And 75--Across From Northpark...On Sale For $10.00!! Used It For 15 Years, Then Had A Cooking Party & It Was Stolen!  Rats!!
answered May 27, 2014 by Steven jeanyes88@gmail.com

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