Why Doesn't Food Stick to a Nonstick Frying Pan?

Answer Nonstick cookware is coated with Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) resin, a class of paraffinic polymers that have some or all of the hydrogen replaced by fluoride. The resin was discovered in 1938 by... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Why Doesn't Food Stick to a Nonstick Frying Pan

How do I clean burnt food off nonstick frying pans?

Ball up a pair of old, clean ladies pantyhose. Run warm water over it from the faucet. Squeeze a couple drops of liquid dish detergent on the wet pantyhose. Scrub the burnt food off the nonstick pa... Read More »

Anyone have an opinion on the Orgreenic non stick frying pan Yea or Nay?

nay. it has really bad reviews. my brother has one and everything stuck to it. frying an egg was impossible, so much clung to the bottom. unlike their informercial that shows it sliding inside.... Read More »

How to Clean Non-stick Frying Pans?

Nonstick frying pans are usually made from a material known as Teflon. Nonstick frying pans are becoming more popular today because it takes less time to clean them than a regular stainless-steel f... Read More »

Can you store food in a nonstick pan in the fridge?