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Teflon Coming Off George Foreman Grill

Is it safe to cook on the Foreman grill, if the coating has come off?

By force1 from Hyattsville, MD


Teflon Coming Off George Foreman Grill


I would contact the company and find out if they will replace this if it is fairly new. (07/05/2009)

By notwrong

Teflon Coming Off George Foreman Grill

Non-stick cooking surfaces are dangerous to our health! Please read this link below. Manufacturers must stop making it by 2015!

In early 2006 the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) asked eight American companies, including DuPont, maker of Teflon-brand nonstick cookware, to work towards the elimination of PFOA "which they labeled a likely carcinogen"by 2015. PFOA has been shown to cause cancer, low birth weight and a suppressed immune system in laboratory animals exposed to high doses of PFOA.

Studies have shown the chemical to be present at low levels in the bloodstream of 9 out of 10 Americans, and in the blood of most newborns. And although the effects of PFOA at lower doses in humans are disputed, there does seem to be a link between PFOA and raised levels of cholesterol. More seriously, some people have claimed that PFOA exposure caused birth defects in babies born to mothers working at a Teflon plant in the early 1980s.


Best always, Jim in Jax (07/09/2009)

By smartfell-r

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