Can nonstick pans be put in the dishwasher?

Answer Answer Yes. I've done it and the pans are still in great shape.

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Are nonstick pans bad?

On One Hand: Low Harmful EmissionsPeople worry about the nonstick coating breaking down and emitting carcinogens and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) into the air. PFOA causes birth defects and cancer... Read More »

Safety of Nonstick Pans?

Nonstick cookware is common and convenient. Most nonstick cookware uses PTFE or fluoropolymer formulations, which are compounds applied to metal pans and pots. Bakeware usually uses silicon-based ... Read More »

Are nonstick pans safe?

On One Hand: Some Say, "Not Harmful"The United States Environmental Protection Agency's official position on nonstick cookware is that its use is not harmful. According to, "The information... Read More »

How long do nonstick pans last?

On One Hand: Moderate UsageAccording to Good Housekeeping, a nonstick pan should last three to five years with moderate usage. The higher quality the pan is, the closer to the five-year mark you wi... Read More »