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2014-05-29 23:16:23

Berndes Cookware USA is focused on quality making the difference. Lima, Ohio (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Berndes Cookware the #1 selling brand in Germany and leader in all of Europe offers expertise and quality when it comes to cookware. The perfect cookware for the chef with high demands will not be disappointed with the Berndes Tradition Line of cookware. Tradition Cookware is most known for its distinctive natural wooden handles complimented by a soft gray interior and exterior nonstick...

Causes Of Shattering Glass Cookware: Margin Of Safety Is ‘Borderline’
2012-09-12 13:29:10

A new paper appearing in the September 2012 edition of the Bulletin of The American Ceramic Society for the first time provides a scientific explanation of why some glass cookware sold in the United States is more susceptible than others to “explosive” shattering and the possibility of exposing consumers to injury from flying glass shards. Clear glass baking dishes and pots are a staple in many households around the world and have been since they were first introduced in 1915...

2011-03-02 12:14:00

LARGO, Fla., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandra Lee returns to the Valpak Blue Envelope with a chance to enter and win one of 15 Pyrex® kitchen "bakeovers" now through April 8. Sandra lends her cheery know-how to her magazine, Semi-Homemade and helps readers "Keep it simple, keep it smart and keep it semi-homemade," using her trademark 70/30 Semi-Homemade® philosophy, which combines 70 percent ready-made products with 30 percent fresh ingredients....

2011-02-22 10:58:00

ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pyrex® brand and Food Network Chef and Editor in Chief of Semi-Homemade Magazine, Sandra Lee, have teamed up to educate consumers on 4 Simple Rules to cook with care when using glass bakeware. "I'm pleased to work with the Pyrex brand to share these 4 Simple Rules. I've been a fan of Pyrex products for many years - using them in my own kitchen," said Sandra Lee, Food Network chef and editor in chief of Semi-Homemade...

2010-12-07 05:28:00

Consumers Union Asks Consumer Product Safety Commission to Investigate Glass Bakeware YONKERS, N.Y., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A year-long investigation by Consumer Reports reveals that while hundreds of millions of glass baking dishes are used safely each year, hot glassware can shatter unexpectedly, sometimes causing serious injuries. The report details several stories of glass bakeware breaking and shattering, leading off with the story of a grandmother on Thanksgiving...

2010-08-02 13:15:44

A glass that was invented in 1962 is expected to finally become a multibillion-dollar industry for Corning Inc. after years of not having a use. The 159-year-old glass pioneer is producing what it calls Gorilla glass, expecting it to be the hot new face of touch-screen tablets and high-end TVs. The glass failed to find a commercial use in the 60's, but picked up its first customer in 2008 and has quickly become a $170 million a year business as a protective layer over the screens of...

2008-09-09 15:00:32

Swiss scientists have found a way to fabricate borosilicate glass nanoparticles that are more stable than nanoparticles made of polymers or silica glass. Used in microfluidic systems, the new nanoparticles remain more stable when subjected to temperature fluctuations and harsh chemical environments than currently used nanoparticles, the researchers said. Nanoparticles have generated wide interest as potential transporters of antibodies, drugs or chemicals for use in diagnostic tests or...

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