Are melamine plates safe for kids?

Answer On One Hand: Melamine is SafeMelamine has been used safely for over four decades in dinnerware and other household products and has been approved by the FDA for use in dinnerware. According to the ... Read More »

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Are melamine plates toxic?

Melamine plates are not toxic. Since 2000, Chinese baby food and dog foods manufactured in China have been recalled due to the presence of melamine. However, in these cases, melamine was combined w... Read More »

Can you microwave melamine plates?

No. Melamine plates and dishware are not microwave or dishwasher safe. Melamine is mixed with formaldehyde to create melamine resin, which is used to produce a number of products, including dishwar... Read More »

How to Decorate Melamine Plates?

Melamine plate decorating kits, found in hobby shops and toy stores, make interesting, personalized, functional art. Kits come with markers and paper (some, preprinted like a coloring book) to draw... Read More »

How to Print on Melamine Plates?

You can print on melamine plates using a glass or enamel paint. Processes you can use include painting, stamping or stenciling. All ages can print or paint on melamine plates. The drying process is... Read More »