Is Silicone Food-Safe?

Is Silicone Food-Safe?

Silicone (or polydimethylsiloxane) is a man-made polymer and the product of Silica and Carbon when heated together at high temperatures. Silicone is a completely synthetic rubber, and a relatively hybrid material as it formed from organic compounds of Hydrogen and Carbon, known as hydrocarbons.  Silicone-based rubber products are characterised by a number of key properties,…

Benefits of Silicone Utensils and Bakeware

Benefits of Silicone Utensils and Bakeware

A huge variety of silicone products are available for the kitchen including potholders, spatulas, whisks, universal silicone lid and many other utensils made of metal with silicone coatings. There is also a huge range of bakeware and storage items such as rolling pins, ice cube trays, springform baking pans, muffin pans, bread tins, cupcake bakers and many…