Are there thermometers for microwave ovens?

Answer Special thermometers encased in a high-impact plastic are available for use in microwaves for as little as $7. According to the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service, "Most food thermometers are ... Read More »

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Can you use thermometers in microwave ovens?

On One Hand: Must Be Microwave SafeYou must make sure that the thermometer is labeled microwave safe. You can find these easily at many stores that carry kitchen utensils.On the Other: Unsafe Therm... Read More »

Are any microwave ovens made in the usa?

Several American companies manufacture microwaves in the United States. Dacor is based in Diamond Bar, California, manufacturing drawer-style microwaves. Whirlpool Corporation is based in Benton Ha... Read More »

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 microwave ovens safe to use?

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 »