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Old 07-10-2020, 02:58 PM
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Re: Pretty playing with foil

Quote: Originally Posted by DestinyCall View Post
That is interesting. I don't think Teflon is dangerous at room temperatures, but I imagine there could be a danger if the coated foil was over-heated. Most oven cooking is done at lower temperatures than what is necessary to cause Teflon to release fumes. But stove top cooking with foil wraps might do it.
When humans ingest it (via food cooked in said pans), it is found in breast milk, so I wouldn't necessarily want that in my bird, although I agree, the primary risk is respiratory (due to off-gassing)

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