Jo Medina

Why Burning Teflon-Treated Pans Can Endanger Your Water

Lots of homeowners have probably heard the phrase Teflon and wondered what it meant. These homeowners may not realize that they cook with these products every day and may burn them. This is a dangerous prospect because it can pollute their water with PFOS chemicals.  What Is Teflon? Teflon is a range of products that is applied to a variety of cookware to help make them non-stick when cooking food. It is typically well-coated to the pan and doesn't come off of it easily.