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What is better for your health cooking with aluminum lined pots or stainless steel?

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September 09, 2007 6:39PM

Stainless steel is less reactive to the acids found in many foods. Thus, most people believe that it is safer than aluminum. And stainless steel is denser than aluminum which allows more even heating.