TODAY'S ACTION for March 2, 2006
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Care2 Daily Action - Read Tips on Safer Cookware
For today's daily action, we ask you to read these tips on safer cookware.
WHY? Recent studies have documented health risks to both humans and animals from the use of Teflon, a non-stick coating for cookware and cooking utensils. According to the Environmental Working Group, "When heated, cookware coated with Teflon and other non-stick surfaces emits fumes that can kill birds and potentially sicken people." So what is an eco- and health-concious food-lover to do? Read these tips on safer cookware, and keep them in mind when you are next cooking in the kitchen or considering purchasing new cookware.
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