Are microwave ovens safe to use?

Answer On One Hand: They Do Not Contaminate FoodIt is a common misconception that microwave ovens contaminate food by making it radioactive, according to the FDA. The low levels of microwaves emitted by m... Read More »

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Are old microwave ovens safe?

On One Hand: The FDA Didn't Regulate Them Until 1971The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, which is responsible for consumer safety issues, did not begin regulating microwave production standards u... Read More »

Are repairs made with super glue safe to use in microwave ovens?

On One Hand: Super Glue is FlammableSuper glue--the common name for cyanoacrylate adhesives--is highly combustible. When heated, super glue becomes unstable and gives off hazardous fumes, according... Read More »

If a dish is dishwasher safe and microwave safe is it oven safe?

not really. it just depends on the if its glass, stone, plastic, etc.

Are gas ovens any less safe than electric ovens?

No, gas ovens are not any less safe than electric ovens. Each comes with their own lists of pros and cons. A sales associate at any appliance store can be most helpful in determining our needs.