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7 Simple Ways to Detox Your Diet and Your Home (Page 9)

What You Can Do to Avoid PFCs

What You Can Do to Avoid PFCs

  • Opt for cast-iron (including ceramic-coated) or stainless-steel pots and pans.
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  • When using nonstick cookware, do not cook over high heat and do use wooden or other nonmetal utensils to prevent scratches.
  • Look for clothing made from recycled polyester and polyurethane, which is naturally waterproof, and wax-coated clothes, which repel water and are PFC-free.
  • Forgo the optional stain treatment on new carpets and fabric-covered furniture.

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