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#1 of 4 Old 03-27-2012, 07:16 PM - Thread Starter
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I am trying to find to a safe cookware type since recently learning that nickel leaches from stainless steel. Cast-iron: it's useful but very heavy and hard to use when cooking liquids. What about corning Ware? Somewhere on this site somebody said it contains lead. Hope somebody's done research & can help me out! thanks
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We have just begun using and selling ceramic cookware which we read is the healthiest option...


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People have been cooking in terracotta/clay cookware for all of history. You just have to make sure you get one with a lead-free glaze. Not sure if clay is considered ceramic?



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I use cast iron for skillets, a stoneware type muffin pan, and I have a set of 3 glass pots.  The glass is like pyrex, my husband had them when we married.  I love that you can clean them with anything and I do most of my liquid cooking in those.

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