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Everyday Chemistry - What makes Teflon non-sticky?

Ever tried to make an omelette in an ordinary frying pan? Did it stick to the pan and give you a hard time getting it off, right? That's why we use Teflon-coated non-stick pans. Let's see what is non-stick about it.

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History & Future - Meet Mr. Teflon!

When your mother pours the pan cake dough, to your surprise the pan cake comes out clean without even a piece sticking to the pan. You wonder if this is some kind of magic! This is definitely the magic of Teflon! Let us discover more...

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History & Future - The History of Polymers

Have you ever thought how did we come to depend on plastic, Teflon, Nylon and Lycra? Today the market is flooded with different materials. Modern life would be incomparably different without synthetic chemicals which are called as polymers.

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Famous Scientists - Roy J. Plunkett discovers Teflon

Almost every household has utensils that are Teflon coated. It is so easy for us to cook in a pan and not worry about the batter sticking to it and all. However, as we enjoy the benefits of this magic coating, it is important for us to know about the person behind the invention of this masterpiece.

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