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Is cooking with Plastics in microwave dangerous?

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2008-01-24 04:06:43

Some plastics were not designed to handle or hold very hot

liquids. Boiling a liquid in a plastic bowl that might melt or

become flimsy could be considered "dangerous". I imagine that there

may even be few types of plastic out there that do not react well

to microwave radiation and may outgas if heated in such a


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