What formula is safe from melamine in the U.S.?

Answer In 2008, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ruled that U.S. baby formula is safe despite trace amounts of melamine. Melamine is an industrial chemical that the FDA claims can enter formula duri... Read More »

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Is melamine dishware safe?

On One Hand: Contamination ControversyIn 2008, the FDA announced that a variety of food products contaminated with melamine had been imported to the United States from China and were being recalled... Read More »

Are melamine dishes safe?

On One Hand: Melamine Alone is Not ToxicMelamine is used to make durable plastics. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), melamine alone has no toxicity in humans. At low doses, melamine... Read More »

Is melamine dishwasher-safe?

On One Hand: Cleaning VersatilityMelamine is dishwasher safe, no matter whether you use hot water or a steam cycle. It is durable and can last through many cleanings in the dishwasher. Though many ... Read More »

Is melamine dishwasher safe?

Yes, melamine is dishwasher safe. It is largely inert unless you overheat it. In that case, it changes color to alert you that you should discard it and replace it. In a dishwasher, the heat is ins... Read More »