It doesn't matter how much you care about "green", these are fantastic
May 5, 2009
I bought a whole set of these at a clearance sale a few months ago. I had wanted to get rid of my teflon pans for a while but am a total mess when it comes to cooking without them. The Green Pans are heaven sent. They work even better than teflon and there are no worries about the potential carcinogenic nature of teflon either. It's totally amazing how stuff slides off of the cooking surface. Wonderful!
Teflon!!! What can I say. The exact risks to humans from perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) isn't clear, but it's certainly poisonous enough to kill birds in even minuscule amounts. [[The EPA (not exactly a progressive bunch) has asked manufacturers to reduce their PFOA emissions by 95% before 2010. I consider that a red flag!]] In any case, in our household this has meant that we've mostly gone to cast iron and stainless, which has worked very well. However, my husband … more