How do I make non-stick pans non-stick again?

Answer Prepping the PanPlace the pan on the stove with nothing inside. Turn the stove on high and heat the pan so hot that it begins to smoke. Pour enough course sea salt into the pan that the entire surf... Read More »

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How do I clean non-stick pans?

Wash a nonstick pan in hot soapy water with a sponge or dishcloth. Clean the pan after each use in order to avoid oil or other food residue build-up. If a thin layer of oil has baked into the nonst... Read More »

Do I have to grease non-stick pans?

A new nonstick pan does not need to be greased because it has been coated with a nonstick agent that will prevent your food from sticking. Older nonstick pans can be sprayed with nonstick cooking s... Read More »

Are non-stick pans safe?

On One Hand: Known Safety IssuesControversy regarding the safety of using non-stick cookware erupted with the revelation that high temperatures (generally, above 450 degrees Fahrenheit) cause polyt... Read More »

Are non stick pans unhealthy?

On One Hand: Cook With Less FatManufacturers of non-stick cookware like DuPont (manufacturers of Teflon) market non-stick products as being healthier means of cooking since the non-stick surface al... Read More »